The Prospect sums up the last night of the election and Obama's victory in Internet shorthand.
On Tuesday, the most diverse coalition in American history re-elected a president—and announced the arrival of an emerging liberal majority.
With a commanding eight-point victory, the newly minted senator from Massachusetts becomes the leader of the Democratic Party's progressive wing.
Some things for them to think about on the occasion of their defeat
Tuesday's victories for same-sex marriage represent a watershed for the LGBT movement.
In Ohio, voting-rights group were out in droves on Election Day making sure every vote counted.
Barack Obama wins re-election.
Don't sell relief short; it can mean as much as hope and joy.
The final Obama push
Assuming he loses, that is
He isn't winning enough of the white vote.
Even if we lose all four ballot battles today, we’re winning the war.
It's been getting better, and may continue to increase.
Some thoughts on election prediction accountability
We sent Prospect readers on a mission to document their trips to the voting booth across the globe.