Greg Mitchell writes a daily blog for The Nation focusing on media, politics and culture. He is the former editor of Editor & Publisher and author of thirteen books. His latest book, on the 2012 Obama-Romney race, is Tricks, Lies, and Videotape. His other books include Atomic Cover-Up, The Campaign of the Century (winner of the Goldsmith Book Prize), two books related to WikiLeaks and a pair of books with Robert Jay Lifton on Hiroshima and the death penalty in America. His Twitter feed is @GregMitch and he can be reached at: firstname.lastname@example.org. His personal blog is Pressing Issues.
From WikiLeaks to Occupy, Beethoven to Bruce Springsteen—today, we look back at some of the highlights of my four years as a blogger for The Nation.
What is wrong with the stories Americans tell about themselves and their history? Bill Moyers and Andrew Bacevich discuss.
Conservative writer George Will’s highly offensive column has yet to have serious consequences for his career—but perhaps that is about the change.
As pundits droned on about Eric Cantor, Iraq descended into ever greater chaos.
The ad, which was booted from the Super Bowl this past year, finally aired—and it’s powerful.
Conservative militants struck in Las Vegas and Georgia over the weekend.