Unions need to be at the forefront of improving public education across the country.
Occupy activists are moving debt from the personal to the political.
The former DNC chair predicts an Obama victory, says the future of the Supreme Court at stake.
"Leviticus Again," "Mother's Quail," "The Children"
The Republican National Convention in Tampa will give the Democrats plenty to respond to in Charlotte next week.
Indiscriminate shelling is a daily reality in Zabadani, where nonviolent protests turned to guns after the regime began killing protesters.
Rep. Jim McDermott and Nation editorial board member Tom Hayden discuss how the US can end the Iraq war quickly and responsibly.
Rep. John Conyers and Rep. Barbara Lee discuss what a progressive policy on world hunger and the spread of HIV would look like.
The Nation's reporter in Georgia talks about being assaulted by Ossetian paramilitaries. Plus: A DNC preview.
China's middle class ambitions; the Democrats' quest for blue-collar votes.
Betsy Reed, Amy Alexander, Chris Hayes and Michael Tomasky debate the legacy of the media's 2008 election coverage.
Should President Bush be tried as a war criminal? An interview with Vincent Bugliosi. Plus: Bob Moser on Democrats and the South.