Speaking Events


March 15: “Political Violence and the Carceral State: From COINTELPRO to Counterterrorism,” 4pm, 1014 Tisch Hall, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

March 24: “The FBI and America’s Black Freedom Movement,” University of the Fraser Valley, Abbotsford, BC, Canada

Commentary and Interviews

Conversation on U.S. and Norwegian counterterrorism with Sondre Lindahl, Statsvitenskap og sånt podcast (Norway), October 28, 2022

Interview with Out of the Blank podcast, October 2, 2022

“The Dream of the 90s,” conversation with David Parsons, Nostalgia Trap podcast, August 16, 2022.

“Nixon’s War at Home: From COINTELPRO to Counterterrorism,” book forum with Cedric Johnson, Atiya Husain, and Mark Rudd, Red May Seattle, May 26, 2022.

“Cult of the Gun,” interview with David Parsons, Nostalgia Trap podcast, May 22, 2022.

“Know Underground: The Weather Underground,” Deschutes Public Library, Bend, OR, March 3, 2022.

“Counterterrorism in North America and the UK, Past and Present,” Centre for the Study of North America, University of Birmingham, UK, panel with Amal Abu-Bakare and Huda Mukbil moderated by Steve Hewitt, February 23, 2022.

Interview with Steve Hewitt, Terrorising History, Birmingham, UK, January 20, 2022.

Online Book Forum: Nixon’s War at Home, in conversation with Beverly Gage, Faiza Patel, and Patrick G. Eddington, Cato Institute, November 10, 2021.

“Policing and Surveillance,” Conversations in Black Freedom series, Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, panel with Victoria Law, Marisol LeBrón, and Stuart Schrader, hosted by Jeanne Theoharis and Robyn Spencer, October 7, 2021.

Interview with Margaret Bikman, KMRE 102.3, Bellingham, WA, October 5, 2021.

Panelist on Scope with Waqar Rizvi, Indus News Lahore (Pakistan), August 8, 2019 (segment on Domestic Terrorism in the US starts at 25:25)

Daniel Chard and Sigrid Schmalzer podcast interview on Science for the People with Chad J. Valasek, New Books Network, April 23, 2018