Articles and Essays by Mark Engler

U.S. Politics / Elections rss

Fiscal Fantasy

When it comes to the costs of war and tax cuts, Bush is living in a dream world.

‘Tis the Season For Corporate Welfare

Post-Election Holiday Handouts Abound.

Stopping the “Full Control” Agenda

The Republicans' plan for control of the Senate makes business lobbyists giddy — but it should make you outraged.

Ordinary Outrages

A review of Political Fictions by Joan Didion.

The Inauguration and Its Discontents

A Protest Against the Odds.

A Green-Donkey Government

Lessons from parliamentary politics.

The People’s Conventions

In-Depth Analysis of the Protests at the Republican and Democratic National Conventions.

The Real Populism is in the Streets

An op-ed from the Democratic National Convention.