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Michelle Goldberg

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Michelle Goldberg

Michelle Goldberg

Michelle Goldberg is a Nation senior contributing writer and the author of, among other books, the forthcoming The Goddess Pose: The Audacious Life of Indra Devi, the Woman Who Helped Bring Yoga to the West.


News and Features

Like other struggling schools, the University of Arizona is raising out-of-state tuition—and courting the affluent students who can afford to pay it.

Feminism has opened up far more space than could have been imagined in the 1920s.

As long as the GOP can put a patina of reasonableness over its conservative ideology, its candidates stand a chance.

The Clintons’ former nemesis created an apparatus to fend off their enemies—right and left.

The line between respecting civil liberties and protecting victims is anything but clear.

The so-called “Swedish model” banning the purchase but not the sale of sex is catching on in Europe. But does it work? And for whom?

The 52,000 unaccompanied children who have shown up at the border are fleeing gang violence and have valid claims to asylum.

Virtually everyone agrees the system is broken. But while some feminists want colleges to deliver justice, others argue it’s just not their job. Who is right?

If Monica Lewinsky were a man, she would have transcended the Clinton scandal long ago.


Another victim of Emma Sulkowicz’s alleged rapist has come forward, with a message for everyone who has doubted the mattress-carrying...
Conservatives say they hate identity politics, but they practice a particularly crude version of them.
How can we judge the latest Clinton scandal when the reporting around it is so murky?
Clinton’s surprisingly powerful campaign announcement suggests that Democrats are finding an authentic version of pro-family...
Rolling Stone made a litany of reporting errors, but it's their source who will pay the price.
The best response to the new Daily Show host’s sexism would be to put more women in the writers’ room.
We’ve reached a point where desperate women who end their pregnancies before viability are being locked up.
In the dead serious discussion about student sexual vulnerability, there’s no place for cheeky provocateurs.