December 2015January 2016

The environment is one area where Democrats and Republicans should be able to find common ground. more

Aug 19, 2016 5:53 PM Magazine

All that is new are the gadgets we are sold—and the prospect that those gadgets might put many of us out of work. more

Jan 5, 2016 5:38 PM Magazine 1 Comments

8 contributors to The Progressive share their favorite reads of 2015. more

Jan 4, 2016 9:57 PM Magazine 1 Comments

"We have to believe in things we haven’t seen...what constrains us is that we haven’t actually seen what a loving system of justice looks like." more

Dec 28, 2015 7:32 PM Magazine 1 Comments

How's that campaign money actually being spent?!? more

Dec 27, 2015 8:25 PM Magazine

How the murder capital of the world became a poster-child of urban innovation. more

Dec 24, 2015 3:25 AM Magazine 4 Comments

"Hillary and Bernie Sanders won’t be in a civil war, but the forces behind Bernie are not going to go away." more

Dec 17, 2015 4:56 PM Magazine

In agriculture, entertainment, and research, we see animals being treated in ways that are unconscionable to most people, but which are nevertheless legal. more

Dec 16, 2015 8:09 PM Magazine 38 Comments

Climate change deniers deny that global warming has anything to do with the extreme winter in the Northeast. I agree. more

Dec 16, 2015 3:17 PM Magazine

A few years ago I visited two plantations just upstream from Charleston Harbor, the entry point for about 40 percent of the enslaved Africans brought to North America. more

Dec 15, 2015 12:27 AM Magazine

In Kabul I have often encountered women who walk long distances, desperate for help and clutching a rumor of work or sustenance more

Dec 10, 2015 3:21 PM Magazine

Home abortion is now predictably safe and effective for women from Stockholm to Nairobi. America stands as an exception. more

Dec 4, 2015 8:15 PM Magazine 12 Comments

The principal difference between the economy now and the new economy would be the restructuring of the energy sector. more

Dec 4, 2015 4:47 PM Dispatches

The first is a real movement, led by people on the front lines of climate change. more

Nov 24, 2015 4:45 PM Dispatches

“Climate change isn’t an ‘issue’ to add to the list of things to worry about. It’s a civilizational wake-up call." more

Nov 24, 2015 3:42 PM Magazine 6 Comments