The Trump administration’s efforts on behalf of Mexican labor belie an aggressive anti-worker project at home.
The Prospect’s founding co-editor reflects on his favorite work in the magazine in 2019.
The lesson is not that Democrats need to be centrists—but that they’d better get serious about trade, or right-wing populists like Trump will keep eating their lunch.
The Paul Volcker who tanked the economy in 1979 did massive and needless damage. The penitent Volcker of the Obama era had far more progressive views—and no influence.
A socially just Green New Deal is far more feasible than skeptics think, as policy and technology. The challenge is the politics.