Gara LaMarche and Deepak Barghava on the road ahead for progressives, John Nichols on the November elections, and Jeff Biggers on mountaintop removal in West Virginia
Moderates are no longer welcome in the GOP—and Democrats shouldn't try to compromise with what the party's become.
Unfortunately for Democrats, who have dominated statehouse politics since 2006, the party’s troubles at the national level extend to the states.
Bruce Shapiro on Virginia Thomas's phone call to Anita Hill; Jennifer O'Mahony on Murdoch Corp's attempt to expand in Britain
But now it's no big deal.
Obama has paid an enormous price for pushing Israel to keep promises it has already made to freeze settlement expansion, and for what?
Why progressives need to own Obama's achievements—and build a movement to pressure him to do more.
Immigration judges who flagrantly disregard the law are sheltered by a secretive system.
The continuous readjustment of expectations downward: For historians like Jefferson Cowie and Judith Stein, that was the key experience of the 1970s.
Lee Chang-Dong's Poetry, Kelly Reichardt's Meek's Cutoff, Charles Ferguson's Inside Job and other films