The growing list of words discouraged by the Trump Administration reflects its anti-science agenda. more

Dec 29, 2017 7:00 AM Dispatches

Stone seeks to set the record straight. more

Sep 13, 2016 2:09 PM Dispatches 2 Comments

A person can bite her tongue for only so long. more

Apr 11, 2016 2:40 PM Magazine

There's an eerie uniformity among rightwing media, even on matters when they're wrong. Here's why. more

Feb 14, 2016 6:35 PM Magazine 2 Comments

We have to stop feeding the crazy. more

Dec 2, 2015 12:00 AM Dispatches

Real leaders need to lead a push back against the firestorm of fear about Muslims—not fan the flames. more

Nov 24, 2015 3:01 PM Op-Eds

"I was troubled by Clinton's hollow responses and the fact that they went unchallenged by the mainstream media." more

Oct 16, 2015 4:21 PM Dispatches

At the 2013 Milwaukee County Republican Party's annual Reagan Day dinner Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker told a story that he said,"gives me a tingle just thinking about it." Image credit: Jud Lounsbury more

Mar 12, 2015 6:01 PM Dispatches 18 Comments

“It’s important for people of conscience to be critical of the ways Hollywood perpetuates war and racism, quite frankly, through film." Image credit: Ed Rampell more

Feb 11, 2015 10:38 PM Dispatches 11 Comments

While it seeks to claim the mantle of the movement and Dr. King’s legacy, corporate education reform is rooted in fear, fired by competition and driven by division. more

Jan 16, 2015 6:05 PM Magazine

From our June 1991 issue, the late Progressive editor Erwin Knoll explains his commitment to nonviolence—a resonant topic today. Image credit: Brad Holland more

Jan 9, 2015 5:42 PM Magazine

In Louisiana, charter schools have intensified segregation by race and poverty. more

Dec 27, 2014 2:53 PM Magazine

Since leaving the CIA Baer has become an outspoken commentator on intelligence-related matters in various venues, including CNN as its national security affairs analyst. Image credit: Kevin Toolis. more

Dec 23, 2014 7:32 PM Dispatches 3 Comments

This piece by Frank Smyth on the use of "negative incentive" methods in Central America was originally published in our August 1987 issue. Image credit: Stephen Kroninger more

Dec 10, 2014 3:36 PM Magazine 3 Comments

Edelman, the world's largest PR company, synonymous with astroturf-style front groups and dirty tricks, has announced that it will no longer work for groups that deny climate change. more

Aug 14, 2014 4:09 PM Dispatches

This is the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin Incident, when U.S. destroyers and North Vietnamese patrol boats supposedly clashed repeatedly in international waters on August 2-4, 1964, off the coast of Vietnam. The alleged series of attacks... more

Jul 31, 2014 10:38 PM Dispatches

Many have noted that the Koch Brothers' dad was a Bircher, but new documents show Charles was, too. more

Jul 8, 2014 6:45 AM Dispatches 16 Comments

Tonight the Millwaukee-based Bradley Foundation—“the most powerful rightwing organization in America no one seems to know about,” as one progressive activist describes it—will present awards worth $250,000 in prize money each to conservative jour... more

Jun 18, 2014 10:48 PM Dispatches

  Excerpt: “We’ve destabilized the planet’s climate system, and the only question is how much farther we’re going to go,” Bill McKibben of told Amy Goodman on Democracy Now. If we don’t reverse direction, he said, “what we call civiliz... more

Apr 18, 2014 1:35 PM Magazine

Move over Karden the sludge puppet, there's a new kid in town: Frank N. Foode, "your friendly neighborhood genetically modified organism," who "help[s] make the science of biotechnology fun and approachable." more

Mar 26, 2014 5:31 PM Dispatches