Mark Green

Mark Green was the first elected public advocate for New York City and is the author of, among other books, Losing our Democracy (2004) and Fake President (2020).

Ten Goals for Obama’s First 1,460 Days Ten Goals for Obama’s First 1,460 Days

Following the values of progressive patriotism, here's an ambitious agenda for the forty-fourth president's first--and second--terms.

Jan 13, 2009 / Feature / Mark Green

How to Fix Our Democracy How to Fix Our Democracy

In just six years, Bush has squandered centuries of American progress. It's time to start repairing the damage.

Feb 28, 2007 / Feature / Mark Green

Democracy Protection Act Democracy Protection Act

Here's a list of actions Congress must take to help the nation recover from the Bush Administration's assaults on our liberties and values.

Feb 22, 2007 / Feature / Mark Green

What Do We Stand For? What Do We Stand For?

A blueprint for a progressive patriotism.

Jul 22, 2004 / Feature / Mark Green

Reagan’s Cowboy Capitalism Reagan’s Cowboy Capitalism

With firmness and style, President Reagan has commandeered the rhetorical high ground by his "program for economic recovery." The phrases and concepts of Reaganomics--get governm...

Jun 7, 2004 / Feature / Mark Green

The New Scopes Trials The New Scopes Trials

Eric Alterman and Mark Green would like to thank Jenny Stepp for her research on this article.

Feb 19, 2004 / Feature / Eric Alterman and Mark Green

The Evil of Access The Evil of Access

Campaign finance reform can succeed--but only if the pressure stays on.

Dec 12, 2002 / Feature / Mark Green