Op-Eds

I've had the privilege of sharing my opinions directly through news outlets on a few ocassions. Here's a listing:

The Washington Post: “Federal rent relief isn’t going where the renters are.” 2/1/2021.

      - Three plots intended to bolster this argument: one two three

      - Code if you want to check my work.

The New York Times: “The Black Hole at the Heart of the Eviction Crisis.” Co-authored with Yuliya Panfil. 1/28/2021. (This appeared in print!)


Media

Every once and a while a reporter asks me a question. Here is a (sporadicly-updated) listing of my responses, plus a lot of good reporting!

Morning Edition (NPR): “Landlords Struggling to stay afloat see Lifeline in COVID-19 Relief for Renters.” 3/17/2021.

Morning Edition (NPR): “For Black Families, Evictions are still at a Crisis Point—Despite Moratrium” 2/24/2021.

USA Today: “How much rent relief will I get? You're more likely to get help if you're white and live in rural America.” 2/10/2021.

Louisiana Weekly: “Stimulus Bill provides scant relief for COVID battered nation” 1/4/2021.

India Post: “Income Cliff Looms for Millions – What Federal Relief Bill Could Mean” 12/31/2020.

The Washington Post: “Struggling renters face avalanche of evictions without federal aid.” 12/25/2020.

Huffpost: “COVID-19’s Looming Eviction Crisis Will Devastate Women.” 12/11/2020.

The Texas Observer: “The Blacklist.” 12/9/2020.

NPR: “Millions Face Bitter Winter If Congress Fails To Extend Relief Programs.” 12/2/2020.

TIME: “'How Am I Going To Make It?' Months of Eviction Uncertainty Are Taking a Toll on Millions of Families.” 9/21/2020.

Bloomberg: “Eviction Filings by Big Landlords Surged After Trump Issued Ban.” 9/14/2020.

CNN: “Laid off and now evicted amid Covid-19, a Houston father contemplates homelessness in a pandemic.” 9/2/2020.

The Washington Post: “‘Our government is gambling with human life’: Renters and experts brace for an ‘unprecedented’ eviction wave as federal relief bill stalls” 8/4/2020.

Slate “What Next: When America Can't Pay the Rent.” 7/31/2020.

Huffpost: “Millions Of Americans Are About To Be Homeless, And It’s Totally Preventable.” 7/29/2020.

Marketplace (NPR): “An eviction filing could lead to spiraling poverty.” 7/24/2020.

All Things Considered (NPR): “Federal Moratorium On Evictions Expires On Friday. What's Next?” 7/24/2020.

The Washington Post: “Evictions are likely to skyrocket this summer as jobs remain scarce. Black renters will be hard hit.” 7/6/2020.

Reuters: “As U.S. lockdowns lift, evictions loom for poorest city dwellers.” 6/19/2020.