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We don’t mince words or suppress facts when public utterance demands plain talk! more

Jan 9, 2018 10:00 AM Dispatches

Best readin' of the year (and good gift ideas) from Dave Zirin, Ed Rampell, John Nichols,The Progressive staff and others. more

Dec 5, 2017 12:00 AM Magazine


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“If the people of Little Rock would get together I believe they would find out a different story." more

Sep 26, 2017 10:00 AM Dispatches

Tempus has covered state politics for the Associated Press in Minnesota and served as a lead researcher on Naomi Klein's 2014 bestseller “This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs the Climate.” more

Jul 1, 2017 12:00 AM Dispatches 1 Comments

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As a candidate, Mr. Trump pledged huuge accomplishments to “Make America Great Again.” So, how’d he do? more

Apr 27, 2017 9:05 PM Dispatches

Pictures worth a thousand words. more

Apr 7, 2017 9:18 AM Dispatches

In floor statements and at a rally outside the Justice Department, members of the Progressive Caucus say the Attorney general must resign. more

Mar 3, 2017 9:31 PM Dispatches

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A fighter for peace and justice. more

Feb 7, 2017 2:23 PM Dispatches


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Sharing the power! Images from a day of resistance. more

Jan 21, 2017 12:33 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

The year is a good crop. more

Dec 8, 2016 4:14 PM Magazine

Photo highlights from April, when thousands of demonstrators gathered in the U.S. Capitol to protest for democracy. more

Jun 14, 2016 2:41 PM Magazine

The top 7 things we're looking for from the upcoming Tuesday showdown. more

Oct 12, 2015 8:04 PM Dispatches 4 Comments

ANNOUNCING OUR 2015 PROGRESSIVE EDUCATION FELLOWS! A fundamental struggle for democracy is going on behind the scenes in statehouses around the country, as a handful of wealthy individuals and foundations pour money into efforts to privatize t... more

Sep 21, 2015 9:10 PM Public School Shakedown

Saturday, September 19 was the 14th annual Fighting Bob Fest with the theme: “Back by Populist Demand!”  Speakers included Russ Feingold, John Nichols, and Ed Schultz. As always there was a raucous kick-off Friday night, this one at The Barrym... more

Sep 18, 2015 11:05 PM Dispatches

The Progressive welcomes two terrific new staff members! more

May 22, 2015 3:33 PM Dispatches

"One of the big issues which will be fought out in the next 25 years is the attempt of monopoly to gain control of education," wrote Fighting Bob. "Through the subsidies and endowments of its incorporated foundations monopoly is today seeki... more

May 21, 2015 6:29 PM Magazine

Editor's note: 30 years ago, police ordered the bombing of the Philadelphia headquarters of the black liberation group MOVE, killing eleven people including four children. As Baltimore reels after the death of twenty-five-year-old Freddie Gray more

Apr 30, 2015 9:24 PM Magazine