The Progressive Magazine: June 2011
Volume 75, Number 6
In This Issue
Comment Budget Chicanery
On the Line
Terry Tempest Williams reports from the broken mountains of Appalachia.
Ruth Conniff searches for ways to build "a mass democratic
movement—not just a moment."
Dogging Walker Matthew Rothschild Activists say it's time to make Wisconsin ungovernable.
Obama in Libya Dennis Kucinich
The critical issue before this nation today is not Libyan democracy; it is American democracy.
1st Person Singular
What's After the Piggy Bank? Sandy Williams
For some Americans, gasoline is quickly becoming a luxury.
A Man of Courage, Constant to the End Wendell Berry
Harry Caudill was what Thoreau called "a standard man."
The Yes Men Elizabeth DiNovella
"When we started doing this, we thought we would get arrested," say the corporate pranksters.
Poem Anthony Opal.
Will Durst breaks down the GOP Presidential candidates.
Dave Zirin calls Georgia out for its new anti-immigrant law.
Books Matthew Rothschild reviews Hot, by Mark Hertsgaard.
Jim Hightower obliterates Paul Ryan’s “Path to Prosperity.”
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The Commerce of Violence
Wendell Berry | The cheapening of life is surely the dominant theme of our time, from Guantánamo to the Boston Marathon.
Jason Collins, Meet Brittney Griner
Dave Zirin | Dave Zirin says Jason Collins and Brittney Griner can teach the guys in the huddle a lot.
Preserving Our Home on Earth
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