Amanda Teuscher


Amanda Teuscher is The American Prospect's managing editor.

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The organization’s advocacy arm offers thousands of newly politically energized volunteers the resources and training to become seasoned activists. What does that mean for the abortion-rights movement—and the left? Read more

Money, Politics and Power

And focused on places—like Mississippi—where funding for abortions is hard to find Read more

Health and Social Policy


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The award recognizes journalists whose work is in the service of the common good. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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This week’s strike on International Women’s Day both celebrated—and left out—many women unable to take time off work. Read more

Health and Social Policy


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Protesters, onlookers, and police from around the country converged in Cleveland for the Republican National Convention. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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At a convention marked by anti-immigrant sentiment, organizers gathered for a “Wall Off Trump” demonstration and pledged to boost Latino voter turnout in 2016. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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As the Republican National Convention in Cleveland unfolded, a liberal former investment manager and a former Republican campaign director stood together to call for campaign-finance reforms. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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Cleveland’s historically aggressive police force, under a consent decree from the Justice Department, is on alert—but so far, protests by residents and local activists have remained peaceful and calm. Read more

Money, Politics and Power


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In his new book Greening the Global Economy, economist Robert Pollin argues that that investing in renewable energy will both fight global warming and boost employment worldwide. Read more

Energy and the Environment