The American Prospect, the influential progressive monthly magazine, could shut down at the end of this month unless it can raise a half million dollars to fill a current funding gap. The would be an incredible loss to the progressive movement. For over 20 years, TAP has been a remarkable publication. I’ve been lucky to be able to write for it since it started, and many of my favorite writers are regular TAP contributors. Read about the funding crisis in this Huffington Post article. You can make a donation on the TAP website.