american prospect

We know that Clinton is determined to excel at all things. She might just pull it off.
At a time when America is experiencing an upsurge of progressive organizing and activism -- from Occupy Wall Street to Black Lives Matter to Bernie Sanders' campaign for president -- we need a regular columnist who can explain what's going on, why it's happening, and what it means.
On Monday, Seattle struck a blow against rising inequality when its City Council unanimously adopted a citywide minimum wage of $15 an hour, the highest in the nation. This dramatic change in public policy is partly the result of changes brought about by last November's Seattle municipal elections. But it is also the consequence of years of activism in Seattle and around the country.
“The Prospect will continue to publish its authoritative pieces that combine reportage with political and economic analysis
Founded in 1990 by Robert Kuttner, Paul Starr and Robert Reich, the Prospect has long focused on covering policy rather than
The good news: The American Prospect, which has sought financial donations to keep it afloat, has met its $200,000 goal. The
In a fundraising letter posted late Monday, the Prospect's editors and board members said they'd already been working behind
The New Republic, a long-standing magazine of American liberalism, which has faced similar financial problems in recent years
In the days leading up to the deal, the media created the expectation that the budget was a game that one party would "win
This week, the House voted to shut down the carbon regulation program at the Environmental Protection Agency, but the Senate
Bea is a manager of a big-box chain store in Maine. The company pays her staff between $6 and $8 an hour and many are struggling
The negative impacts of climate change are coming on more quickly than anyone expected. According to a new NASA study, ocean
Persistent vegetative states Spot of Tea? A bill to end collective bargaining for public employees in Colorado died in committee
According to Alterman, Republicans want the states to run out of money so that they will be unable to pay the pensions of
Drum has trouble taking the draft seriously because its main focus is cutting discretionary spending, which according to
by Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger By contrast, tax cuts are an inefficient stimulus, especially if the cuts
We are surely at a crossroads. Like the choices facing America during the Great Depression, we need to rescue capitalism again. But what kind of capitalism will best serve the most people?
The U.S. job market may be showing signs of life, but the scenario isn't really so rosy, as our government has yet to relieve the foreclosure pandemic.
The August break will give health care reform's opponents more time to spread fear, uncertainty, and doubt. Disinformation is already running wild.
Oh, good grief -- Twitter truly has become the Sum Of All Fails.