Stories by Adele M. Stan

Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan. subscribe to Adele M. Stan's feed

Posted on: Feb 26, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

“I grab and grab and grab! You know, I get greedy; I want money, money!” The crowd roars.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

Between Trump's misogyny and Sanders's demeaning of Planned Parenthood, this presidential contest is all about the role of women in society.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

It’s not just Megyn Kelly’s questions that so frighten the Republican presidential frontrunner; it’s her gender.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

Beyond the politics of resentment is the Calvinist notion that the frontrunner’s wealth marks him as God’s anointed.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

In her State of the Union GOP response, the South Carolina governor was deployed as a Trump-stopper.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2016, Source: The American Prospect

This presidential election could show how private capital and secrecy conspired to take the political process away from the American people.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

But why stop with women’s bodies? Let’s look at fundamental discrimination against women across society.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

The right’s takeover of the GOP mainstreamed a call to violence.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

With his lies about black people and the people of Jersey City, the question is why so many Americans want to believe him.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

In a ballot measure designed to overturn Houston's nondiscrimination ordinance, a cootie offensive prevailed.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

There's a looming Supreme Court case designed to decimate public-sector unions.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

The composure and toughness she demonstrated at the Benghazi hearing threatens a worldview rooted in patriarchy.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

When the U.S. lost the home of jazz to flood, it sold it to private speculators.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

Private companies are great, Bush said, 'because they can do whatever they want.' As president, he’d help them do just that.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

Democrats and Republicans alike have been fanboys of the 7th Ppresident of the U.S.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2015, Source: The American Prospect

Until we understand our national legacy, it’s hard to see how things will ever truly change.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2014, Source: The American Prospect

Win or lose, the neo-libertarian stands to change the DNA of the Grand Old Party.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2013, Source: RH Reality Check

We must remember that the Catholic Church is losing members and desperately needs to remake its image.

Posted on: Dec 6, 2013, Source: RH Reality Check

Exclusion of the poor from full participation in society is rightly portrayed as an evil, while exclusion of women from full participation in the church is defended as necessary.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2013, Source: RH Reality Check

Defense authorization bill won’t include Sen. Kristen Gillibrand's measure to remove reporting of sexual assault from chain of command—despite having bipartisan support.

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