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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

The power and persuasiveness of Jonathan's work came from the enduring belief that there is no idea so powerful as a moral one.

For his 90th birthday, a rollicking celebration at Madison Square Garden paid tribute to the extraordinary activist musician.

Let’s put an end to the “war on drugs” that has ruined so many lives.

Fue para The Nation un honor publicar su trabajo en un momento tan tempranos y definitivo en su carrera, cuando él trató de descubrir quién fue el responsable de la muerte brutal y prematura de su querido y consecuente amigo.

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.

Blogs

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The military’s dismal record on sexual assault shows it just isn’t taking the problem seriously.
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Republicans are obfuscating the debate by offering a false choice between gender equality and the public financing of elections, when...
In the film Bulworth, a senator up for re-election starts calling it like it is. Mired in a second-term funk, why doesn’t Obama do...