In the News
Professor Jedediah Purdy has been a frequent commentator on issues at the heart of some of the most important--and contentious--public discussions in America today. Most recently, he has addressed seemingly disparate topics and tied them together with the theme of systemic inequality and its toxic effect on current American politics.
- n+1: Purdy: Mockingjay may be "the political movie for our time"
- Daily Beast: Purdy on real-world Hunger Games: "We are still playing by rules that divide us"
- Huffington Post: On post-Ferguson Thanksgiving, Purdy reflects on "an unjust past that remains terribly present"
- Daily Beast: Purdy: Money buys votes in an America where the "Supreme Court has defined democracy as a branch of capitalism"