Harold Meyerson, one of the nation’s best-known progressive columnists, is an editor-at-large of The American Prospect and a weekly columnist for the Washington Post. He also writes regularly about California politics for the Los Angeles Times and other national publications.

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  • Yes, But How Will They Vote? February 11, 2016
    This is a contribution to Prospect Debate: The Illusion of a Minority-Majority America. Richard Alba’s thoughtful and iconoclastic piece in the Winter issue requires us to rethink the nation’s shifting racial profile. What it doesn’t do, however, is dispel the thesis that “demography is destiny”—that the shifting racial palette of American voters will contribute to creating […]
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Harold Meyerson Named One of Nation’s Top 50 Columnists!

Harold Meyerson Named One of Nation’s Top 50 Columnists!

In September, 2009 Atlantic Monthly named Harold Meyerson one of 50 Most Influential Columnists. Calling its list “its all-star team,” Atlantic Monthly’s Top 50 are the most influential commentators in the nation – the columnists and bloggers and broadcast pundits who shape the national debates. Harold Meyerson is honored to be in their midst.

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Harold Meyerson's Book

Harold Meyerson's Book

Who Put the Rainbow in the Wizard of Oz?
Yip Harburg, Lyricist

Many of us can sing along with Dorothy when she imagines a place ``Over the Rainbow.`` And we all remember the Depression-era classic ``Brother, Can You Spare a Dime?``

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