Ben Adler writes on national politics and domestic policy. Ben has been a staff writer for Politico and an editor at Newsweek and the Center for American Progress. His writing has also appeared in The Atlantic, The Nation, The Daily Beast, Columbia Journalism Review, Salon, The Washington Monthly, The New Republic, The Guardian and Next American City among other publications. He lives in Brooklyn, NY.
Why does Obama wanna kill Shamu?Ben AdlerMay 20, 2011
The perception that Republicans are better on national security was never about their actual record.Ben AdlerMay 03, 2011
The usual suspects in the Senate are ready to tie a debt-ceiling vote in knots.Ben AdlerMay 01, 2011
The real solution to our oil-consumption problem won't be solved by energy policy.Ben AdlerApr 20, 2011
A new book on the history of Brownstone Brooklyn busts the myths that lure gentrifiers in.Ben AdlerApr 16, 2011