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Katrina vanden Heuvel

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Katrina vanden Heuvel

Katrina vanden Heuvel

Editor and Publisher

Katrina vanden Heuvel is Editor and Publisher of The Nation.

She is a frequent commentator on American and international politics on ABC, MSNBC, CNN and PBS. Her articles have appeared in The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, The New York Times, Foreign Policy magazine and The Boston Globe.

She writes a weekly web column for The Washington Post. Her blog "Editor's Cut" appears at thenation.com.

She is the author of The Change I Believe In: Fighting for Progress in The Age of Obama (Nation Books, 2011). She is also the editor of Meltdown: How Greed and Corruption Shattered Our Financial System and How We Can Recover and co-editor of Taking Back America--And Taking Down The Radical Right.

Articles

News and Features

Now we know: a diplomatic solution is possible.

Doesn’t a truly effective fight for LGBT rights in Russia need to be led by Russians?

Remembering the French resistance spy, diplomat, Buchenwald survivor and human rights defender.

The well-known musician talks about the adoption ban, Pussy Riot and the future of the opposition movement.

Three members of Pussy Riot have been found guilty of hooliganism. Their protests sparked a wave of support for freedom of speech and human rights among Russians.

Progressives must take the fall election seriously, even as they challenge the limits of the debate.

No one who has succeeded in America actually did it on his or her own.

Mass demonstrations in Moscow and dozens of other cities have been the most striking display of grassroots activism since the early 1990s.

Van Jones of Green For All has joined MoveOn.org, the Campaign for America’s Future and dozens of other progressive organizations to challenge the reign of private interests.

Blogs

The “party of ‘no’ ” has no agreement on what is yes.
It’ll provoke a giant outcry from the GOP—but that’s part of the point.
Progressives should not think of this election as another Republican “shellacking,” but as the year some Americans got a raise.
Obama should offer clemency to Snowden for revealing the alarming truth to the American people.
The populist mobilization Moral Mondays has worked to register and inspire voters, and given a boost to NC Democrat Kay Hagan.
The New York attorney general has been almost single-handedly fighting an uphill battle to hold the banks accountable.
The founders would not have been shocked at the executive seeking to claim the war power, but they would be astounded at Congress...
Don’t despair that a stalwart New Deal liberal is retiring; celebrate the arrival of a new generation of populist movements and the...