Phoebe Connelly

Phoebe Connelly is a former web editor of the Prospect. Previously, she was managing editor of In These Times. She writes on political culture, human rights and feminism.

Recent Articles

THE PROBLEM WITH MILITIAS.

Spencer Ackerman explains why the U.S. military should reconsider its claims of recent victories in Iraq:

MORE ON THAT ENDORSEMENT.

Kate is on top of reporting Pat Robertson's endorsement of Rudy Giuliani, which broke after press time for this week's FundamentaList. As I've written both here and elsewhere, the endorsement of the big figures is a bit overrated in the eyes of the press; to the rank and file, endorsements of top leaders are helpful, but not decisive in forming their own opinions.

A NEW ERA OF GREEN ACTIVISM.

Anabel Lee interviewed Bill McKibben on green activism and his new book Fight Global Warming Now: The Handbook for Taking Action in Your Community:

While writing this book, did you and the Step It Up team have in mind any movements of the past?

IT'S A FOOD BILL.

If you haven't been following the discussion about this year's farm bill, head over to the New York Times and read Michael Pollan's op-ed> to understand why nothing has really improved with this year's bill:

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