For decades mainstream politicians fixated on education as the way to level the playing field of life. They were wrong
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best memoirs and biographies
Peter Pomerantsev / December 8, 2019
In the aftermath of the Brexit referendum, the English are sliding away from subtle differentiations and towards simplistic identities. I have found they are easier to join—and all the more awful...
Jeffrey Lewis / December 7, 2019
Experts warn there will be no legally-binding limits on the two countries' nuclear forces for the first time in 50 years. Is a new arms race breaking out?
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best books about politics
Prospect Team / December 6, 2019
These are the pillars of the candidate's policy platform
As part of Prospect's Books of the Year special, we round up the best economics books
Emily Tamkin / December 6, 2019
The former law professor and senator has a plan for everything, including taking on billionaires and reforming the US electoral college. But can she win it?
Clive's editor remembers a man who remained a consummate writer to the end