Prospect Team / December 12, 2019
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Rafael Behr / December 12, 2019
Parliament’s arcane theatricality may embody continuity, but it also reeks of exclusivity. And that's not the only problem...
Impeachment has never finished off a president. A shambolic process that doesn't kill Trump might simply make him stronger
Should works of art be bought and sold like potatoes? Or are they, like the best presents, items on which no real price can be placed?
An abuse of power and strength—or a part of family life that the law has no right to intervene in?
Hephzibah Anderson / December 10, 2019
Climate change has made "plant-based" eating all the rage. But the reality is that every choice to consume that we make has drawbacks
How Brexiteer Tim Martin turned Wetherspoon into a national institution—that even Remainers love
Adam Tooze / December 9, 2019
What has emerged in the UK is a fast-moving, high-tech, corporate energy transition—but the old dream of a decentralised and democratic system lives on
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best offerings philosophy, sociology and fresh thinking