The Progressive Magazine: October 2012
Volume 76, Number 10
In This Issue
On the Line
Elizabeth DiNovella | Can this progressive Senator survive the onslaught from Karl Rove and company?
Lawrence Lessig | We must overturn Citizens United and let the People—not big money—choose.
Meet the 26 Billionaires Buying Our Democracy Amitabh Pal
Senator Bernie Sanders identifies the fat cats.
Tent City, USA Hank Kalet
Encampments arise all over the country in this housing crisis.
1st Person Singular
Hiding Osama bin Laden Samina Najmi
When a classmate asked my daughter if our family had helped hide Osama bin Laden, it made me reflect on being a Muslim American.
José Antonio Vargas Jeff Chang
“We are now, for the first time, in control of the story,” says the immigrant rights advocate and Pulitzer Prize winner.
Dave Zirin wonders why the Major Leagues are dropping the ball on Roberto Clemente.
Kate Clinton sees the end of science.
Poem Donald Smyth
- Give a Gift
- About Us
- Civil Liberties
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Peter Dreier | "I'm angry at what's happening to our country and angry with myself that I can't do more," says the TV legend.
A Dozen Gunshots
Terry Tempest Williams | Terry Tempest Williams wakes up to gunshots in the night.
Not Ready for Hillary
Abby Scher | Young feminists are reluctant to climb aboard the Clinton bandwagon.