In his speech next week, the president needs to go beyond platitudes and start addressing economic injustice—he could start by making sure federal contract workers get paid enough.
What America needs is to shift income from capital to labor.
Why do we act as though the "conviction politician" is morally superior to the guy who just wants to be president?
Before long, it may become impossible to be anonymous.
Obama's NSA reforms are a start, but they don't go far enough.
How Stevie Wonder and Coretta Scott King worked in perfect harmony to beat Jesse Helms and create a national holiday.
Beware the Euro-Terminators.
Cell phone metadata is nothing compared to what will be gathered about you before long. And the NSA wants it all.
Jimmy LaSalvia was the media's "go-to" gay GOPer. Now that he's left the party, he tells the Prospect what that was like.
George Miller calls it quits.
It’s a dark place.
A real scandal needs serious malfeasance and high administration involvement. None of Obama's scandals have had both.
The fate of Massachusetts's buffer-zone law doesn't look promising after yesterday's Supreme Court oral arguments.
2014 is shaping up to be just like every year before it, filled with people in politics and media unwilling or unable to recognize nuance.
There will be an active debate on the Democratic side, but none on the Republican side.