Prospect Magazine

Archived since October 1995 Complete Archive

305 issues


Prospect has acquired a reputation as the most intelligent magazine of current affairs and cultural debate in Britain. Both challenging and entertaining, the magazine seeks to make complex ideas accessible and enjoyable by commissioning the best writers, editing them vigorously and packaging their work in a well designed and illustrated magazine.

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Why the BBC still matters—and how can we save it? Prominent figures, including the archbishop of Canterbury, have some suggestions. Peter Hennessy, Pippa Crerar, Rachel Sylvester and Max Wind-Cowie on the scandals engulfing Boris Johnson. Andrew Adonis on the reinvention of Sinn Féin. Duncan Campbell on why everyone hates the police. Kerry Brown profiles the brave new world of Xi Jinping.

Plus: Lionel Barber on how venture capitalism forged Silicon Valley. David Baddiel on the perils—and promise—of identity politics. And Sheila Hancock on letting her hair tell the truth.

Subjects: Culture, Ideas, News, News And Politics

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Prospect has acquired a reputation as the most intelligent magazine of current affairs and cultural debate in Britain. Both challenging and entertaining, the magazine seeks to make complex ideas accessible and enjoyable by commissioning the best writers, editing them vigorously and packaging their work in a well designed and illustrated magazine.

  • First Issue: October 1995
  • Latest Issue: March 2022
  • Issue Count: 305
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2059-6731