The Nation

“Welcome to Fairmead, California, Where You Have to Walk a Mile for a Sip of Water” July 14, 2015

“John Kitzhaber’s Oregon” May 21, 2013

“A New Progressive Voice From New Mexico Joins the Senate” May 13, 2013

“The Other America, 2012: Confronting the Poverty Epidemic” April 25, 2012

“Fighting Foreclosure in Boston” June 15, 2011

“Gimme Shelter” February 25, 2008

“Blue-ing the West,” January 22, 2007

“The Other Rocky,” January 1, 2007

The American Prospect
“Today’s Other America,” March 2010
“A Worthy Diversion,” June 2008
“No Exit,” January 2004
“No Resources, No Results,” November 2003

The Daily Beast
“Hidden Victims of Eviction,” February 2010
“The New Blue-Collar Hungry,” November 2009

The Sacramento News & Review
“California’s State of Hunger,” January 2012
“I Am Marching,” April 2010
“The New Frugal,” March 2010
“Hard Times,” January 2009
“America’s Dirtiest Secret,” February 2007

Columbia Journalism Review
“The Cheap Seats,” September 2011
“American Justice,” May 2010

The Atlantic
“When They Get Out,” June 1999

Huffington Post
Abramsky columns

San Francisco Weekly
Barred for Life,” August 2007

The Guardian (UK)
Comment is Free columns

In These Times
Prison Breakdown,” November 2007

Mother Jones
“No Country for Middle Aged Men,” May 2009
“Just Try Voting Here: 11 of America’s Worst Places to Cast a Ballot (or Try),” September/October 2006
“Nevada Conservatives Against the War on Drugs,” August 11, 2006

Human Rights Watch report
“Ill-Equipped: U.S. Prisons and Offenders with Mental Illness,” 2003

Chronicle of Higher Education
“Defining the Indefinable West” (subscription required to access full article)

New York Magazine
“Citizen’s Arrest,” January 5, 1998
“Manhattan: The Suburb,” January 5, 1999

Toward Freedom
“US: Punishment for Profit,” November 1998