The Nation is America’s oldest weekly news magazine, and one of the most widely read magazines in the world for politics, news and culture.
Such sayings as, “The less government you have, the better,” were adopted as incontrovertible maxims.
Nation writers on late 1980s New York, Jesse Jackson's presidential campaign, gay rights, Rupert Murdoch's ambitions and the case for federal funding of the arts.
Just as soon as one "boss" is evicted, another rises to take his place.
Nation writers on sensationalist art, financial deregulation, September 11, The Sopranos, Texas, the Iraq war and reactionary conservatism.