Should we really get mad if our representatives spend too much time in Washington, where they're supposed to be doing their jobs?
If he can make it as awful as it was in Tim Russert's day, he just might succeed.
It's a wonder more celebrities aren't driven to despair by it.
See the Prospect's contributing editor not react to a caller's assertion of a particular sort of enagement by members of a political party with a moose appendage.
In an epic bit of television, Fox News' Megyn Kelly reads Waldman's critique of Cheney's Iraq record to the former vice president on the air—and demands a reaction.
Many progressives have argued for a Democratic boycott of the House Select Committee to Investigate Benghazi, but that would be a colossal error.
Alan Brinkley, 1949–2019
But this time around, the Justice Department isn't interested in challenging antitrust violations.
Now largely owned by private equity firms, the big talent agencies have turned to producing films and shows—both representing and employing writers. That, say the writers, doesn’t work.
After Breitbart, Brexit, and Trump, next up: smashing the European Union.
The case of a black Army veteran that spurred a South Carolina federal judge to defy his state's white supremacist power structure
A new book argues it was a struggle over identity.
Aretha, “Respect,” and the rise of second-wave feminism
A new book from social reformer Jai Sen explores the international age of protest.
Seeger had been blacklisted as a communist and this gutsy defiance of a corporate media giant marked his return to the mainstream cultural scene.