Matthew Rothschild

Matthew Rothschild is the senior editor of The Progressive magazine (from 1994), which is one of the leading voices for peace and social justice in this country. Rothschild has appeared on Nightline, C-SPAN, The O'Reilly Factor, and NPR, and his newspaper commentaries have run in the Chicago Tribune, the L.A. Times, the Miami Herald, and a host of other newspapers. Rothschild is the host of "Progressive Radio," a syndicated half-hour weekly interview program. And he does a two-minute daily radio commentary, entitled "Progressive Point of View," which is also syndicated around the country.
Rothschild is the author of You Have No Rights: Stories of America in an Age of Repression (New Press, 2007). He also is the editor of Democracy in Print: The Best of The Progressive, 1909-2009 (University of Wisconsin Press, 2009).
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George Mason Urges No Prosecution of Anti-Recruiter

George Mason Urges No Prosecution of Anti-Recruiter
By Matthew Rothschild, October 21, 2005

On October 20, George Mason University issued a statement concerning the arrest of Tariq Khan on campus last month. (See “George Mason Student Busted for Anti-Recruiting.”)

“The university believes it would be inappropriate for this student to be prosecuted in a criminal court,” the statement says. For Khan, this is not sufficient.

Catholic High School Teacher Forced Out over Flag

Catholic High School Teacher Forced Out over Flag
By Matthew Rothschild, October 17, 2005

Stephen Kobasa has been a Catholic schoolteacher for 25 years.

For the last six years, he has taught English at Kolbe Cathedral High School in Bridgeport, CT.

He no longer teaches there.

Here’s why.

Kobasa does not believe there should be an American flag in his classroom.


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