Peter Dreier and John Atlas explain the ACORN controversy, and explore the Republican rationale for keeping it in the news.
Naomi Klein, William Greider, Frances Fox Piven and others explain the financial crisis in a recent emergency town hall meeting in New York City.
Green Party VP nominee Rosa Clemente makes her case. Plus: Van Jones on how green jobs can get us out of this economic crisis.
Young people are registering in record numbers. Can they make it to the polls? Plus, Robert Fisk on Obama and Israel
John Nichols and Michelle Goldberg tell some pretty frightening stories about Sarah Palin. Plus a look at the bailout plan for Wall Street and more.
A look at the recent financial panic on Wall Street with Nicholas von Hoffman and Nomi Prins. Plus: Immigration raids, foreign policy and the election.
What can we expect from comprehensive immigration reform? In this Nation Conversation, Aura Bogado breaks down the range of possibilities for America's undocumented.
The New Republic's Jonathan Cohn talks with The Nation's Bryce Covert and George Zornick about what Obama can—and should—tackle in his second term.
Will Obama's order to increase "school resource officers" funnel more of our students through the school-to-prison pipeline?
Rick Perlstein joins Bryce Covert and George Zornick to explore the serpentine shifts and strange bedfellows of gun control politics.
"Indian Song," "Untitled," "Hidden Bird"
What really happened on Capitol Hill this week, and a look ahead to the budget battles on the horizon.