Harold Meyerson
Harold Meyerson
Opinion Writer

Harold Meyerson writes a weekly political column that appears on Thursdays and contributes to the PostPartisan blog. Meyerson is also executive editor of The American Prospect, a liberal magazine based in Washington. A Los Angeles native, Meyerson was the executive editor of the L.A. Weekly from 1989 to 2001and hosted the weekly show “Real Politics” on radio station KCRW, the L.A. area’s leading NPR affiliate, from 1991 to 1995. He is the author of “ Who Put the Rainbow in the Wizard of Oz?” (1995), a biography of Broadway lyricist Yip Harburg.

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A flawed solution to gridlock

A flawed solution to gridlock

Sen. Charles Schumer’s suggestion to go to a “jungle primary” system won’t do what he hopes.

Lessons while snooping

Lessons while snooping

The CIA could learn a thing or two from Germany’s economy.

Clinton’s identity crisis

Clinton’s identity crisis

Which Hillary would we get as president?

Dollars trump democracy

Dollars trump democracy

For Western companies, the focus on China has just one value.