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George Zornick

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George Zornick

George Zornick

George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore's SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on "The Media Project" on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.

Articles

News and Features

The Newtown tragedy was supposed to change everything about gun politics. Why it didn’t—and how reformers might still win.

Congress is moving to end the showdown, but will hard-liners slow everything down?

Democrats introduced a gun control bill on the first day of the new Congress. But can they overcome the NRA?

A massive recent spike in gun sales has boosted Walmart’s flagging profits, making it the top seller of firearms and ammunition nationwide.

At the RNC, Nation reporters find a hard-right party that’s cozy with lobbyists and interested in dealing with major storms only when they threaten their convention.

It took pressure from progressives to get a partly decent mortgage fraud settlement. They can’t take their eyes off the prize now.

To secure their privilege, the richest Americans resort to a range of maneuvers beyond the evasion of taxes and financial regulation.

The largest act of civil disobedience by environmentalists in decades began outside the White House on August 20, as more than seventy people were arrested during a protest against the Keystone XL oil pipeline.

He's not the maverick the mainstream media have proclaimed him to be.

Blogs

Obama killed the Keystone pipeline again—and Republicans are probably happy about it. 
Far-right members of Congress are helping to lead the charge against government intrusion on the net. 
The movement comes to the nation’s capital to welcome Congress back into town. 
 A spate of bad press has led Washington's mayor to ask for an eviction. 
Why isn't the administration interested in better enforcement of campaign finance laws?
While the private sector is adding jobs, few of them are going to the people that fought in Iraq and Afghanistan. 
On his first day on the job, Richard Cordray expanded the scope of the CFPB’s regulations to include many highly predatory financial...
President Obama installed Richard Cordray as head of the CFPB today—and prepared for battle with Republicans over consumer protection...