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.
How America became preoccupied with higher education’s bottom line.
The mortgage collapse was an entirely avoidable crisis—a brew of elite financial lobbying and bad policy.
The tension between religiosity and secular government goes back to the nation’s founding.
Two new books explain how rising inequality shattered the working-class family of the mid-20th century.
The question isn't so much whether candidates will admit what a disaster Iraq was, but what they've learned from the experience.
The CIA's manipulation of the National Student Association foreshadowed other forms of Cold War blowback that compromised democracy at home.
As perhaps the most visible trans woman in the public eye, being herself—and having fun doing it—is the feminist TV journalist's wildly effective form of activism.
If you think the Civil War is over, think again.
When L. Ron Hubbard's Dianetcs enterprise collapsed, he told his wife that the only way to make money was to found a religion, according to the HBO documentary, Going Clear.