Interesting Liberals We Follow (As Discussed on Dispatch Live)

During our July 2 Dispatch Live, a reader wanted to know who the gang turned to for insightful perspectives from the left. Here are their lists—check them out.


  • Yascha Mounk, contributing writer at The Atlantic, associate professor at Johns Hopkins University.

  • Greg Lukiannoff, co-author of The Coddling of the American Mind, president of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE).

  • Ezra Klein, co-founder and editor-in-chief of Vox.

  • Sean Illing, writer for Vox.

  • Caitlin Flanagan, staff writer for The Atlantic.

  • Jonathan Haidt, co-author of The Coddling of the American Mind, founder of Heterodox Academy, professor at New York University’s Stern School of Business.


  • Chris Hayes, anchor of All In With Chris Hayes on MSNBC.

  • Monika Bauerlein, CEO of Mother Jones.

  • Will Saletan, national correspondent for Slate.

  • Jonathan Haidt.


  • Jonathan Chait, writer for New York Magazine.

  • Peter Beinart, contributing writer at The Atlantic and professor of political science and journalism at City University of New York.

  • Kevin Drum, political blogger for Mother Jones.

  • Ezra Klein.

  • Jonathan Haidt.

Comments (0)
Join The Dispatch to participate in the comments.

There are currently no responses to this article.
Be the first to respond.