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Point of View of Periodicals: Opinion magazines

Liberal Examples

American ProspectProvides political and cultural news and commentary for those who lead the liberal community.

Monthly ReviewUses Marxist thought to critique contemporary conditions.

Mother JonesProgressive periodical featuring high-quality investigative reporting, political commentary and features.

The NationCovers foreign affairs, local and national politics, education and law.

New StatesmanContains writing that goes beyond the sound-bite culture to provide genuine insight into the world of politics and contemporary culture.

ProgressiveCovers investigative reporting, analysis, and commentary on political, economic and social issues, culture, and the arts.

Conservative Examples

American SpectatorNational magazine of politics and culture.

Human EventsA Washington D.C. based magazine with a strong partisan focus on political and legislative news both nationally and locally. Non-member users have access to most articles from the current issue (subscribers have full access). There is also a feature that allows users to search previous issues by keyword, topic, or author.

Insight on the NewsReports on and analyzes the news from a conservative viewpoint.

National ReviewDiscusses national and international issues from a conservative viewpoint.

New AmericanProvides constitutional conservatives and economic libertarians with significant articles that focus on political science, social opinion and economic theory, while rejecting an accidental view of history and exposing the behind-the-scenes forces shaping American politics and culture.

Weekly StandardProvides a forum for conservative perspectives on political issues.

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