Mitt Romney's latest ad perpetuates on several myths about cash assistance for the poor. The Prospect debunks them.
A heartbreaking letter and a story that's far too familiar
He isn't skilled enough to maneuver between swing voters and the Tea Party base.
How you defend the indefensible.
No matter what the politicians do, acceptance of women's sexuality is here to stay.
Meet the super PAC whose goal is to raise no money.
Sunday’s shooting at a Sikh temple couldn’t be described as surprising, which is a problem that has plagued our country for a long time.
Conservatives picked him, and now they have to live with him.
No, Obama is not trying to restrict military voting in Ohio.
In their desperation to oust President Obama, Republicans have selected the worst presidential candidate in recent memory.
A Los Angeles Times investigation shows how poorly the BSA handled instances of child abuse in the 1970s and 1980s, but also how much their policies have improved.
How an endangered species barely an inch long could be a big barrier to TransCanada’s pipeline dreams.
How do you prevent cruel and unusual punishment when no one is willing to enforce the rules?
A slideshow of women who are taking the year's biggest athletic event by storm.
It's not just that it makes you feel something.