Editorial Board

Soren Dudley is a Political Theory PhD student at Harvard University. Her research interests include leftist thought and critiques of capitalism, especially as they pertain to climate change. She tweets @sorendudley.

Johnathan Guy is a graduate student in Political Science at the University of California, Berkeley. His research interests focus on political institutions and their implications for wealth inequality, social relations, and decarbonization. He is active in Sunrise Movement and the Democratic Socialists of America. You can find his twitter @johnathanjguy.

Samuel Miller McDonald is a geography PhD student at University of Oxford studying the intersection of grassroots movements and energy transition. He is managing editor at ActivistLab.org and a writer. His work can be found here; he tweets @sjmmcd.

Sam Zacher is a PhD student in political science at Yale University. He’s pursuing research questions about how U.S. political institutions translate science and expertise to policy—and the impeding factors—and how interest groups can improve their strategies for success on issues like climate change. He tweets @samzacher

Contributing Editors

Olivia Stovicek is a journalist and editor with interests at the intersection of social issues and scientific topics. Her work is informed by her degree in biochemistry from the University of Chicago. Her writing can be found here; she tweets @o_stovicek. 


Emma Herman is a graduate of the University of Chicago, where she studied history and philosophy. She is interested in the intersection of racial and environmental justice, with a particular focus on security and urban policy. She tweets @e_lherman.