JOURNALIST & CIVIC EDUCATOR
Alexander is the host of The Open Mind on PBS. He has covered American politics, civic life and Millennials since the 2008 presidential campaign. His work has been profiled in The Washington Post, The New York Times, The Christian Science Monitor, Los Angeles Times, Variety, Medium, and on NBC News, MSNBC, NPR, C-SPAN, CNN, BBC and NY1, among other media outlets. His essays, reviews and op-eds have appeared in TIME, USA TODAY, The Daily Beast, Reuters, RealClearPolitics, NYT's Room for Debate, The Wall Street Journal and The Boston Globe, among other publications. He is coauthor of forthcoming A Documentary History of the United States (Penguin, 2018).
He has presented at the Post-Truth Initiative, Newseum, National Constitution Center, Museum of American Finance, FDR Library and Museum, Center for Information and Bubble Studies, Institute of Applied Politics, Center for Telecommunication and Law, Graduate School of Political Management, University of San Diego, University of New Mexico, University of South Florida, Clemson University, Pepperdine University, Park University, Purdue University, Carroll College, Simpson College and Skidmore College, among other institutions of learning.