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Merely Voting or Voting Well? Democracy and the Requirements of Citizenship. Inquiry, 2023 ( Online first:


Justice and Contribution: A Narrow Argument for Living Wages. Forthcoming in The Journal of Philosophy, 2023

Voting as a Duty of Common Pursuit (Georgetown Journal of Law and Policy, Summer 2021)

Why a Uniform Basic Income Offends Justice (Erasmus Journal for Philosophy and Economics, 11: 2, 2018).  Related to the  plenary session at the 2022 Basic Income Network Conference

Civic Virtue and Participation for Others (working paper)

Being a Good Samaritan Requires You to Vote (Political Studies, 66: 2, 2018),         reprinted in The Democracy  Reader: From Classical to Contemporary Philosophy, edited by Robert Talisse (Rowman and Littlefield, 2021).

A Response to My Critics on the Moral Particularity of Voting (under review), related to this paper by Brennan and Freiman

An Epistemic Justification for the Obligation to Vote (Critical Review 28: 2, 2016)

Moral Choice and Self-Cultivation (The Journal of Moral Philosophy, 11:2, 2014).

 Work-Lovers, Freedom, and Basic Incom(Contemporary Political Theory, 10: 3, 2011).

Employment as a Limitation on Self-Ownership (The Human Rights Review, 12:1, 2011).

Rights and Participation in Ancient Athens:  Habermasian Approach (The European Legacy, 15:7, 2010).

A Non-Cosmopolitan Case for Sovereign Debt Relief  (The Journal of Global Ethics, 6:1, 2010).

Equality of Social Status is Not Enough to Justify Democracy (in progress)

An Alternative Reply to the Free-Rider Objection Against Unconditional Citizenship Grants,  in Ethics and Public Policy, edited by Jonathan Boston. Canberra: The Australian National University Press, 2011.


Gender Equality and Motivation: The Case of Female Suicide Bombers  component chapter of  Rationality, Democracy, and Justice (Cambridge University Press, 2014)

                   Shorter pieces and podcasts:

My book featured on the New Books Network podcast

My book featured on The Free Thoughts podcast

My book featured on the Knowledge Problem podcast

 The Police in the U.S must Enforce Pandemic Measures, Aljazeera Network, January, 10, 2021, read it here

Voter Restrictions Limit our Power to Govern,  The Orlando Sentinel, July 9, 2021. Read it here


The Best Thing You can Do for Democracy, Quartz Magazine, January 20, 2017. Read it here

It's Your Moral Duty To Vote: Here Are Three Reasons, The Washington Post, November 2, 2016. Read it here

Yes, You Do  Have an Obligation to Vote for the Lesser of Two Evils, The Washington Post, June 1, 2016.  Read it here. Also, my argument there is quoted in this article

Healthcare Beyond Politics” , Orlando Sentinel, July 6, 2012.

The Freedom to Vote is at Stake in Florida, The Tallahassee Democrat, July 26, 2012 reproduced by The Winter Park/Maitland Observer, July 29, 2012

The Brain Drain. The Seminole Voice, February 10, 2013

Do Lobbyists Corrupt the Core of Our DemocracyThe Tallahassee Democrat, July 24, 2013.

Medical Marijuana in Florida and The Right to Well-BeinThe Orlando Sentinel, February 27, 2014

Eligible Immigrants should Naturalize,  The Orlando Sentinel, November 23, 2014

Ashley Madison Hackers Used Evil Means for Less Evil Ends The Orlando Sentinel, September 9, 2015

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