William Greider on '08 election fears. Daphne A. Brooks shares her tainted love for Amy Winehouse. Also, Richard Kim and Salon's Rebecca Traister.
The highs and lows of both conventions, Jesse Jackson's first public comments since July and a debate on the role of progressives in the weeks to come.
The Nation's Bob Moser, John Nichols and Roberto Lovato discuss what progressive economic and immigration policy should be.
Nation publisher emeritus Victor Navasky, Rep. Robert Wexler and Rep. Keith Ellison discuss how the Democrats can best restore and maintain our constitutional rights.
Rev. Jackson makes an impassioned appeal for Obama's candidacy, arguing that we're experiencing "a mountaintop moment in America's history."
Nation writers Bob Moser and Roberto Lovato discuss how Democrats can best pursue economic reform and a better immigration policy.
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.