Public Sociology

Luft, Aliza and Jelena Subotic. 2022. "Ethics and Archival Research on Violence." Blog post published on Broadstreet. 

Luft, Aliza. 2020. “Vichy’s Family Separation Policy, and Our Own.” Blog post published on Scatterplot.

Luft, Aliza. 2019. “Dehumanization and The Normalization of Violence: It’s Not What You Think.” Social Science Research Council, Items Digital Forum.

  • Featured in The New York Times, “What We’re Reading Now.”

Luft, Aliza. 2019. “Dual-Process Theories of Morality and Their Implications for Research on Genocide.” Inference Magazine.

Luft, Aliza. 2019. “On Cruelty.” Interview for The Why Factor: BBC Podcast in Collaboration with American Public Media.

Luft, Aliza. 2018. “Threat and Mobilization in Vichy France.” In Mobilizing Ideas.

Luft, Aliza. 2018. “The Root of Violence.” Letter in The New Yorker.

Luft, Aliza. 2018. How Dangerous Is It When Trump Calls Some Immigrants 'Animals'? Op-Ed published in The Washington Post.

Luft, Aliza. 2018. “What We, As Citizens, Can Do To Fight Genocide.” Op-Ed published in The Washington Post.

Luft, Aliza. 2016. “What Vichy France Can Teach Us About the Normalization of State Violence.” Blog post published on Scatterplot

Luft, Aliza. 2015. "Once a killer, always a killer? Here are 4 lessons about stopping mass violence." Op-Ed published in The Washington Post.

Luft, Aliza. 2015. “Questions of Complicity: France and the Nazi Occupation.” Videotaped interview for Facing History and Ourselves

Luft, Aliza. 2015. “Past and Present in France: Don’t Give Them What They Want.” Article published on Political Violence at a Glance.

Luft, Aliza. 2015. “Not Just Victims and Perpetrators: Understanding Rwanda’s Genocide Twenty Years-On.” Article published on Political Violence at a Glance

Luft, Aliza, Senka Filipović, Kellea Miller and Irene Schneeweis. 2015. Western Balkans LGBTI: Landscape Analysis of Political, Economic and Social Conditions. Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice with USAID.

Acar, Taylan, Robert Chiles, Garrett Grainger, Aliza Luft, Rahul Mahajan, João Peschanski, Chelsea Schelly, Jason Turowetz, and Ian F. Wall. 2011. “Inside the Wisconsin Occupation.” Contexts. 10(3): 50-55.

Luft, Aliza. 2011. “Another Look at Rwanda.” Footnotes, ASA monthly newsletter. 39:7. 

Luft, Aliza. 2010. “Genocide: What’s in a Name?” Article published on salon.com

Luft, Aliza. 2010. “Increasing Political Violence in Rwanda.” Article published on salon.com

Other Media (Appearances, quotes, etc.)