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Gordon Lafer, a political economist and University of Oregon professor who has advised Congress, state legislatures, and the New York City mayor's office, landed at the airport in Milwaukee,...

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An internal tracking document reveals the scope of ALEC's anti-environmental efforts in 2014.

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by Frank Smyth

Last Friday The New York Times finally addressed a conflict of interest that it had been ignoring for years. Although, among the powerful...


Saturday, 19 April 2014


Get ready, friends, I have some really big news: I am thrilled to announce that The Progressive is joining forces with the Center for Media and Democracy.

Saturday, 19 April 2014


For more than thirty years I have been a comedy practitioner, and for more than forty years I have been a...