The Progressive Magazine: February 2013
Volume 77, Number 2
In This Issue
Comment The Overheated Planet
On the Line
Ruth Conniff sounds the alarm about the GOP attack on public education.
On the Drone Trail Mudassar Shah
A harrowing trip to North Waziristan, and a visit with mourning families.
Superstorms' Aftermath Julie Dermansky
Isaac and Sandy show the harsh reality of climate change.
Marriage Equality's Lawyer Emily Mills
Meet Janson Wu: "I feel privileged and lucky to have my job."
First Person Singular
Maria Carrión | How Spain's economic crisis has seeped into my daughter's brain.
Oliver Stone Ed Rampell
The American empire is morally unsustainable, says the director. "We're making radical points" in The Untold History of the United States.
Poem Rachel Hadas
Dave Zirin | "It's crucial to burst the bubble of SodaStream."
Will Durst draws up a list of should-have-been New Year's resolutions.
Books Michelle Chen reviews State Out of the Union: Arizona and the Final Showdown Over the American Dream, by Jeff Biggers.
Jim Hightower exposes a con game at the airline counter.
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Rick Bass | Why I’m left with no choice but to put my body on the line.
When Government Was Neighborly
Wendell Berry | Saluting a New Deal program that helped Kentucky farmers.
The Bravest Woman I Know
Kathy Kelly | How an eighty-two-year-old librarian braved Baghdad.
How to Build a New World
Naomi Klein | Why I was wrong in The Shock Doctrine—and what we must do now.