2016 Fellows in the News

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Media appearances, publications and videos of current and former Scoville Fellows. 

Nate Cohn wrote How the Obama Coalition Crumbled, Leaving an Opening for Trump, The New York Times’ The Upshot, December 23, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote France’s National Front Finds Support Among Millennials, NBC News, December 24, 2016

James McKeon quoted about Donald Trump Tweets On Expanding U.S. Nuclear Capabilities, CBS News, December 22, 2016

Audrey Williams wrote Washington sidelined over Syria, Russian ambassador’s assassination, Independent Turkey, December 21, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Art of Detente, US News, December 15, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote The World, Not Just Assad, Is to Blame for Aleppo Tragedy, Truthout, December 15, 2016

Audrey Williams wrote Aleppo ceasefire collapses as Ankara sinks further into Syrian quagmire, Independent Turkey, December 14, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Nuclear Threats Rise in Concert with Trump’s Ascension, Roll Call, December 13, 2016

Daryl Kimball interviewed in Nuclear agreement not a deal solely between U.S. and Iran, The Tehran Times, December 13, 2016

John Feffer wrote The View from 2050: Donald Trump Changed Everything, The Nation, December 6, 2016

John Feffer wrote Trump the Predictable, Common Dreams, December 2, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in Why Iran’s nuclear program is back on US agenda, The Christian Science Monitor, December 1, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on the importance of having women in American foreign policy, Women in Foreign Policy, December 2016

Kelsey Davenport wrote Don’t Break the Iran Nuclear Deal, Roll Call, November 22, 2016

Rachel Stohl wrote Drones: A Challenge to the Law of Armed Conflict, The Cipher Brief, November 22, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in If Trump actually rips up the Iran deal, Tehran wins, Vox, November 18, 2016

John Feffer wrote Bartleby the American, Common Dreams, November 17, 2016

Brian Klein quoted in A million artisanal gold miners in Madagascar wait to come out of the shadows, The Guardian, November 15, 2016

Audrey Williams wrote Approach with caution: Trump a foreign policy livewire for Turkey, Independent Turkey, November 14, 2016

John Feffer wrote It Can’t Happen Here (But It Just Did), Fair Observer, November 10, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote As a Muslim American, a Trump Presidency was my worst nightmare. But I’m not going anywhere, Salaam Gateway, November 10, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Uncertainty Over Donald Trump’s Foreign Policy Risks Global Instability, New York Times, November 9, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in The Pentagon is so focused on nukes, it may lose its conventional military edge, Business Insider, November 4, 2016

Wardah Khalid was interviewed on the role of Muslim Americans in the Presidential Election, CCTV America, November 3, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in The Clinton team found the start of the most famous political ad in history to pound Trump, Vox, October 31, 2016

Audrey Williams wrote Will the AKP-Gülen split endanger Turkey-Africa relations?, Independent Turkey, October 26, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Ban or path to citizenship? How American immigration reform affects the global Islamic Economy, Salaam Gateway, October 23, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in U.S. Seeks to Scupper Proposed Ban on Nuclear Arms, Foreign Policy, October 21, 2016

Vrinda Manglik wrote New $50 Million Fund Means Better Access to Finance for Companies Operating Beyond the Grid, The Huffington Post, October 20, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Updated B61 Nuclear Bomb to Cost $8.25 Billion, Defense News, October 19, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Trump’s anti-Muslim rhetoric could hurt Muslim investments in U.S.- and his wallet, Salaam Gateway, October 16, 2016

John Feffer wrote Hands Off the Free Press, Fair Observer, October 13, 2016

Kingston Reif wrote The Case for No-First-Use, The Cipher Brief, October 5, 2016

Daryl Kimball and Kingston Reif co-wrote It’s time to cut American’s nuclear arsenal, Bulletin of Atomic Scientists, September 30, 2016

Rachel Stohl co-wrote Obama’s Lost Opportunity on Child Soldiers, U.S. News, September 30, 2016

Rachel Stohl wrote New Draft on Drone Export Rules ‘More Problematic’ Than Original, DefenseNews, September 29, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Lost Language of Integration, Common Dreams, September 29, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Donald Trump debate transcript: analyzing his claims issue by issue, The Guardian, September 27, 2016

Kelsey Davenport interviewed in Iran nuclear program under stringent monitoring, Kurdistan 24, September 25, 2016

Jessica Anderson wrote States are ducking their responsibility to refugees. The U.N. Declaration might just start to change that, The Washington Post, September 23, 2016

Gaurav Kampani quoted in Why India Wants France’s Dassault Rafale Fighter Jet: They Can Carry Nuclear Weapons, The National Interest, September 21, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Want Peace between Israel and Palestine? The Iran Deal is a good guide, The Guardian, September 21, 2016

Rachel Stohl wrote The Pitfalls of the Pentagon Taking the Lead on U.S. Security Assistance, World Politics Review, September 20, 2016

Rebecca Bornstein wrote The Israel-US MoU as a prelude to Obama peace parameters?, The Jerusalem Post, September 19, 2016

Rachel Stohl co-wrote Block U.S. Arms Sales to Stop Indiscriminate Bombing in Yemen, Breaking Defense, September 16, 2016

Daryl Kimball interviewed in Time is on the side of the regime in Pyongyang, The Hankyoreh, September 15, 2016

John Feffer wrote YOLO Economics for Tomorrow’s World, Fair Observer, September 15, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in These North Korean missile launches are adding up to something very troubling, The Washington Post, September 9, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in Kim Jong-un’s growing nuclear arsenal could force US back to negotiating table, The Guardian, September 9, 2016

John Feffer wrote Is This the End of NATO? Fair Observer, September 8, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in Think tank says Iran given ‘secret’ exemptions to nuclear deal, The Washington Post, September 1, 2016

Daryl Kimball and Kingston Reif wrote Rethink oldthink on no use first, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, August 29, 2016

Kingston Reif cited in The nuclear weapons debate we need, The Washington Post, August 28, 2016

Lauren Chadwick co-wrote Pentagon Spent Billions Sending Weapons to Iraq, Afghanistan, Time, August 26, 2016

Felicia Wong quoted in With a comfortable lead, Clinton begins laying plans for her White House agenda, The Washington Post, August 20, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Before Trump, Americans hadn’t worried this much about nuclear weapons since the Cold War, Los Angeles Times, August 18, 2016

Daryl Kimball wrote Obama’s Nuclear Test Moratorium Is Common Sense, The National Interest, August 14, 2016

Kingston Reif wrote Trump, Clinton and our nuclear wake up call, CNN, August 13, 2016

John Feffer wrote Not the Candidate of Peace, U.S. News, August 9, 2016

Philipp Bleek quoted in Trump Presidency May Not Blow Up World, Says History, Ozy, August 7, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in “Putin, Obama Should ‘Jointly Reaffirm Commitment to Nuclear Nonproliferation’,” Sputnik International, August 3, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Afghan Forces Use Child Soldiers, and the U.S. Still Gives Them Money, Foreign Policy, August 3, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Donald Trump, Perhaps Unwittingly, Exposes Paradox of Nuclear Arms, The New York Times, August 3, 2016

Nate Cohn wrote Why Hillary Clinton’s Polling Bounce Has a Better Chance to Persist, The New York Times’ The Upshot, August 2, 2016

Felicia Wong was interviewed in The next step in Hillary Clinton’s economic direction, Marketplace, August 1, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Air Force seeks new land and air launched nukes, The Washington Post, July 29, 2016

Rachel Stohl co-wrote Two Options for South Sudan and Neither of Them Is Good, Foreign Affairs, July 27, 2016

Rachel Stohl co-wrote Child soldiers in South Sudan: President Obama’s last chance for help, The Hill, July 27, 2016

Nate Cohn wrote The One Demographic That Is Hurting Hillary Clinton,  The New York Times’ The Upshot, July 25, 2016

Kelsey Davenport wrote The Next President and the Iran Nuclear Deal, Huffington Post, July 19, 2016

Nate Cohn wrote Confused by Contradictory Polls? Take a Step Back, The New York Times’ The Upshot, July 18, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed in CPA Then, Badass Policy Analyst Now: An Interview with Wardah Khalid, The Tempest, July 18, 2016

Rachel Stohl co-wrote The Feds Just Put the US Back In The Global Drone Race, Wired, July 17, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Will the Iran Nuclear Deal Survive? The New Yorker, July 14, 2016

Daryl Kimball wrote Taking First-Use of Nukes Off the Table: Good for the United States and the World, War on the Rocks, July 14, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Gunman, Huffington Post, July 14, 2016

Elise Keppler quoted in Election of New Chair to Top AU Summit Agenda, Voice of America, July 7, 2016

Lauren Chadwick co-wrote Congress Buys the Navy a $400 Million Pork Ship, Politico Magazine, July 5, 2016

Rachel Stohl quoted in Drone Strike Statistics Answer Few Questions, and Raise Many, The New York Times, July 3, 2016

Rachel Stohl quoted in White House Drone Release is Big on Numbers, Short on Detail, Foreign Policy, July 1, 2016

Wardah Khalid quoted in Muslim women face threats online, Religion News Service, June 28, 2016

Shane Mason co-wrote India Needs to Understand the Causes of its NSG Embarrassment, The Wire, June 27, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Don’t make gun control yet another way to persecute Muslims, Guardian, June 24, 2016

Nick Birnback quoted in UN Peacekeepers Accept Responsibility for Massacre at Malakal, Voice of America, June 24, 2016

Nate Cohn wrote Why the Surprise Over ‘Brexit’? Don’t Blame the Polls, The Upshot, June 24, 2016

Rachel Stohl quoted in Implications Of New FAA Commercial Drone Rules, The Cipher Brief, June 22, 2016

John Feffer wrote Does the Brexit Vote Mark the End of Internationalism? Foreign Policy in Focus, June 22, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in The German Ambassador said the deal did not try to ‘influence Iran’s regional policies or change the character of the regime,’ The Jerusalem Post, June 21, 2016

Rachel Stohl interviewed for the Interrupter Series, Foreign Policy Interrupted, June 17, 2016

Nate Cohn co-wrote The Voting Habits of Americans Like You, The New York Times’ The Upshot, June 10, 2016

Rachel Stohl wrote It’s time for transparency in the US lethal drone program, Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists, June 16, 2016

Elise Keppler wrote This is what the conviction of Chad’s former dictator means for African human rights, The Washington Post, June 10, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on why people remain in Syria and how to save their lives, CCTV America, June 15, 2016

Nate Cohn wrote How Trump Stands to Gain by Focusing on Gun Control, The Upshot, June 14, 2016

John Feffer wrote Venezuela: A Failed State in Latin America? Huffington Post, June 9, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Obama and India’s Modi promise deals on climate change and energy, The Washington Post, June 7, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in In Hiroshima 71 years after first atomic strike, Obama calls for end of nuclear weapons, The Washington Post, May 27, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Music of Hopelessness, Huffington Post, May 19, 2016

Nate Cohn co-wrote Bernie Sanders Does Better vs. Trump? Wouldn’t Be Prudent to Assume That, The New York Times’ The Upshot, May 23, 2016

Daryl Kimball interviewed on Obama’s trip to Hiroshima, The Hankyoreh, May 23, 2016

Hannah Haegeland wrote wrote Nepal’s Pivot to China May Be Too Late, The National Interest, May 20, 2016

Jessica Anderson wrote Five things you should know about the World Humanitarian Summit, The Washington Post, May 19, 2016

Daryl Kimball spoke on a panel discussing The Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty at 20: Prospects for Ratification and the Enduring Risks of Nuclear Testing, American Academy of Arts and Sciences, May 19, 2016

John Feffer wrote Sadiq Khan and the End of Islamophobia, Huffington Post, May 18, 2016

Daryl Kimball wrote In Hiroshima, Obama should chart course for nuclear weapons free world, Kyodo News, May 11, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Why American Muslims should look beyond the White House, CNN, May 6, 2016

Daryl Kimball wrote Obama Should Visit Hiroshima and Move Forward the Discussion of a Nuke-Free World, Tulsa World, May 4, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Auditors Criticize Pentagon For Wasting Property And Ammunition, Huffington Post, May 3, 2016

Kingston Reif  quoted in Republican Don’t Want to Know Costs of U.S. Nuclear Arsenal, The Intercept, May 2, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Pentagon’s Potlatch, Huffington Post, April 22, 2016

Wardah Khalid quoted in Muslims in America: voters share views on the US presidential candidates, The Guardian, April 22, 2016

Shane Mason wrote In Defense of Obama’s Nuclear Record, The National Interest, April 22, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote On Palestinian Human Rights, We in America Need to Move From Talk to Action, Haaretz, April 19, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Do Terrorist Attacks Really Happen In Bunches? Slate, April 14, 2016

Masako Toki quoted in Monterey plays host to disarmament conference for teens, Monterey Herald, April 14, 2016

John Feffer wrote How a Child is Made into a Suicide Bomber, Fair Observer, April 13, 2016

Hannah Haegeland co-wrote Why the Nuclear Security Summit Alone Won’t Stop Nuclear Terrorism, The Diplomat, April 12, 2016

Masako Toki wrote Hiroshima and Obama’s nuclear disarmament legacy for future generations, Asia Times, April 12, 2016

Shane Mason quoted in U.S. defense secretary visits India on mission to draw militaries closer, Reuters, April 11, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in G-7 foreign ministers to weigh nuclear future at Hiroshima meeting, Japan Times, April 9, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Global military spending is increasing, Yahoo News, April 6, 2016

Nate Cohn featured in After Wisconsin, Demographics Suggest Rougher Terrain For Sanders, Cruz, NPR All Things Considered, April 6, 2016

Kelsey Davenport spoke on  South Korea: North Korea may have mid-range nuclear capability, CNN, April 6, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Future of Europe Depends on This Vote in the Netherlands, Foreign Policy in Focus, April 6, 2016

Kelsey Davenport commented on As Leaders Gather for Nuclear Summit, A Look Back at Progress and Pitfalls, NPR’s All Things Considered, April 2, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Despite the Threat of Zika, Gaps Found in U.S. Biothreat Protections, NBC News, March 31, 2016

Hannah Haegeland wrote Facing Armageddon in South Asia, Foreign Affairs, March 31, 2016

Hannah Haegeland wrote India’s Nuclear Dangers, Foreign Policy, March 31, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in ‘Total catastrophe’: Experts say Donald Trump’s position on nuclear proliferation would be a disaster, Business Insider, March 30, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on the Brussels terrorist attacks, CCTV America, March 27, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Russia’s ‘ahead of us’ on technology used in Open Skies observation flights, StratCom warns, Omaha World-Herald, March 27, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Belgium Attacks Loom Over Final Nuclear Security Summit, Defense News, March 27, 2016

Vrinda Manglik wrote Financial Innovation Event Highlights Huge Opportunities for Off-Grid Sector, The Huffington Post, March 25, 2016

Leore Ben-Chorin co-wrote Italy is the Key to Fighting ISIS in Libya, The National Interest, March 23, 2016

Shane Mason wrote India’s Achilles’ Heel, Foreign Affairs, March 22, 2016

Elizabeth Philipp wrote Is North Korea’s Nuclear Program Irreversible? The National Interest, March 19, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote The Simple Question the Pentagon Can’t Answer–Unless You Have $660 Million, Slate, March 18, 2016

Daryl Kimball commented on Air Force Investigating Alleged Drug Use Among Airmen at Nuclear Base, NBC Nightly News, March 18, 2016

John Feffer wrote Does Turkey Have a Place in Europe? Fair Observer, March 16, 2016

Lauren Chadwick wrote Most Voters Favor Defense Cuts. Most Politicians Don’t, Time, March 10, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in Iran vows to keep firing ballistic missiles, The Washington Post, March 10, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in Iran’s Missile Tests and the Nuclear Deal, The New York Times, March 10, 2016

Rachel Stohl interviewed on Countering Drones, The Cipher Brief, March 9, 2016

Felicia Wong quoted in How Donald Trump and Sanders tapped America’s economic rage, CNN, March 9, 2016

John Feffer wrote The eclipse of Sunshine, The Hankyoreh, March 6, 2016

Yousef Bashir wrote Note to GOP hopefuls: Not all Palestinians are terrorists, The Hill’s Congress blog, March 2, 2016

Leore Ben-Chorin wrote Netanyahu and IDF Are Split on the Iran Nuclear Deal, The National Interest, March 2, 2016

Taylor Jo Isenberg featured in These two women are telling young people not to ‘wait their turn’ when it comes to politics, Fusion, March 2, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in U.N. Toughens Sanctions on North Korea in Response to Its Nuclear Program, The New York Times, March 2, 2016

Cody Poplin interviewed on Guantanamo as Propaganda, NPR’s On the Media, February 26, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in U.S. test-fires ICBMs to stress its power to Russia, North Korea, Reuters, February 26, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on Syria peace talks, CCTV America, February 25, 2016

Rachel Stohl wrote Obama’s failing record on drones, USA Today, February 23, 2016

Rachel Stohl quoted in ‘Virtually no progress’ on making Obama’s lethal drone strike policy more transparent, report says, The Washington Post, February 23, 2016

Rachel Stohl quoted in Obama Administration Makes ‘No Progress’ On Drone Program Transparency, NPR, February 23, 2016

John Feffer wrote Darkness at High Noon, The Huffington Post, February 19, 2016

Kelsey Davenport interviewed on radioactive material stolen in Iraq, CNN, February 18, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Obama’s Mosque Visit a Step Forward, But More Work Ahead, The Huffington Post, February 11, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Art of Dissidence and Diplomacy, Fair Observer, February 10, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on Hillary Clinton’s presidential chances, CCTV America, February 9, 2016

Taylor Brooks wrote Why China needs to reign in North Korea’s hackers, The Christian Science Monitor, February 5, 2016

Kingston Reif quoted in Is the Pentagon’s Budget About To Be Nuked? Defense News, February 5, 2016

John Feffer wrote The Leader Our Foreign Policy Deserves, The Huffington Post, February 4, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed in At Baltimore Mosque, Obama Tells Muslims: You’re Part of America Too, NPR, February 4, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote Muslim Protectors: The Untold Story of the Holocaust, The Huffington Post, February 1, 2016

Greg Terryn quoted in Six Things You Should Know About the U.S. Nuclear Weapons Arsenal, Reinvent, February 1, 2016

Kingston Reif featured in Skype Takes Wood Oaks Students to D.C., Daily North Shore, January 31, 2016

John Rodriguez wrote My Muslim brothers-in-arms, The Boston Globe, January 31, 2016

John Feffer wrote Life in the Grey Zone, The Huffington Post, January 28, 2016

Greg Terryn interviewed in Deciding Whether to Reinvest in 21st-Century Nuclear Weapons, Reinvent, January 27, 2016

Kelsey Davenport wrote Iran deal implementation marks nonproliferation milestone, The Hill, January 25, 2016

Wardah Khalid interviewed on the challenges of the Syria peace talks, CCTV America, January 25, 2016

Taylor Jo Isenberg interviewed in Five Ways Millennials See Foreign Policy Differently, Reinvent, January 21, 2016

Elise Keppler quoted in ICC to Decide if Lord’s Resistance Army Ex-commander to Be Tried, Voice of America, January 21, 2016

John Feffer wrote Obama and Rouhani Win the Diplomatic Jackpot, Fair Observer, January 20, 2016

Daryl Kimball interviewed on The US and Iran: Does Diplomacy Have a Future? KCRW, January 19, 2016

Daryl Kimball interviewed on the Iran nuclear agreement, C-SPAN, January 18, 2016

Greg Terryn co-wrote North Korean H-bomb? Not yet, but time is not on our side, The Hill, January 18, 2016

Wardah Khalid appeared in Young Activists Turn Hashtags into Rallying Cries, ABC News Nightline, January 13, 2016

Jessica Anderson wrote Reimagining the Refugee Camp, Foreign Policy, January 11, 2016

Kelsey Davenport quoted in Iran pours concrete into nuclear reactor, expects sanctions relief, The Washington Post, January 11, 2016

John Feffer wrote Between Rocks and a Hard Place in Africa, Foreign Policy, January 11, 2016

Kelsey Davenport discussed Fact-checking North Korea’s H-bomb Claim, 89.3 KPCC AirTalk, January 6, 2016

Kelsey Davenport and Daryl Kimball quoted in Obama in the Crosshairs after North Korean Blast, Foreign Policy, January 6, 2016

Daryl Kimball quoted in How will the world deal with North Korea after its nuclear test claim?LA Times, January 6, 2016

John Feffer wrote The reunification guessing game, The Hankyoreh, January 3, 2016

Wardah Khalid wrote As an American Muslim, I’m Tired of Having to Prove I Belong, Vice, January 1, 2016