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Liberal arts are under pressure from neoliberalism and the commodification of education. The bigger threat might be autocracy. Read more

America and the World

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Today on TAP: The logical consequences of Bush’s invasion Read more

Tap

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Today on TAP: How the U.S. government uses its financial weapons depends on who you are Read more

Tap

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There were two ways to stop Trump’s unilateral war-making, and the Speaker chose the one he can’t veto. Read more

Politics

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If only the president had demanded a fundamental rethinking of the goals and tactics of American foreign policy Read more

America and the World

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Today on TAP: Iran’s restrained response to the killing of Soleimani Read more

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Today on TAP: The U.S. president threatens to destroy civilization’s treasures Read more

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What the president has already done justifies a third article of impeachment. Read more

Impeachment

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The assassination only fortifies the Iranian strategist’s legacy as a counterweight to U.S. power. ‘He is as much a product as a producer’ of the decades-long conflict. Read more

America and the World

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The repercussions of the strike on Soleimani are dangerous, but this is not 2003 all over again. Read more

Politics

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In Washington and around the nation, the anti-war movement mobilizes for a just future for workers, the climate, and the world. Read more

America and the World

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The Prospect’s managing editor looks back at some of the year’s finest. Read more

America and the World

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Mada Masr, the last muckraking news site in Cairo, broke a story about El-Sisi’s son. On Sunday, Egyptian authorities broke into its office. Read more

America and the World

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Today on TAP: Journalists analyzed escalating attacks on the media at the Arab Center Washington D.C.’s annual conference Read more

Tap

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From Beirut to Tripoli, Lebanese demonstrators are defying sectarian stereotypes in startling ways. Read more

America and the World

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Middle East State Department appointee David Schenker made time for the Israel lobbying powerhouse AIPAC, clarifying the fault lines in Washington. Read more

America and the World

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Speaking at the J Street conference, the senator from Vermont electrified the ‘pro-Israel’ crowd with his brand of tough love. Read more

America and the World

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Today on TAP: The House condemns Turkish military operations in northern Syria, and should go further Read more

Tap

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Bernie Sanders, Elizabeth Warren, and Joe Biden are staking out different territory. Read more

America and the World

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Newly inaugurated Quincy Institute co-founders Trita Parsi and Stephen Wertheim discuss their mission to stop endless war and militarism. Read more

America and the World