Articles by Prospect Team
From the impact of Brexit to the rise of electric cars, a special roundtable considers the future of car manufacturing—and ownership—in Britain
Prospect Team / May 9, 2019
In the days before Amazon algorithms served up your next read, one of the joys of reading was serendipity. As writers assemble in Britain’s town of books, speakers at Hay tell us about a chance...
Prospect Team / May 8, 2019
In the past 100 years, a total of 491 women have been elected to Parliament. We talk to Rachel Reeves, Labour MP for Leeds West about her new book, “Women of Westminster: The MPs Who Changed...
From the healing power of the poem to fantasies of Paris in 1929—the poet answers 11 questions
Teachers report a funding crisis but the government insists core spending is protected. Who is right?
Prospect Team / May 3, 2019
The latest analysis of the results, including what it means for Brexit—and what we can predict about the next General Election
Prospect Team / May 1, 2019
It is said that we are living in an age of multiple crises—climate change, political upheaval, and mass disenfranchisement. Radical economist and journalist Paul Mason offers his diagnosis on our...
Prospect Team / April 24, 2019
“Once upon a time, contracts dissolved once you were dead… but big tech companies are holding the same terms of the contract in tact with the deceased person.” How has Facebook...