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News and Features

Watch Democracy Now!'s in-depth coverage from the historic march, featuring Bill McKibben, Amy Goodman and many more.

Read all the pieces in The Nation’s special issue on the new wave of racial justice organizing.

Young leaders are taking advantage of digital media to advance the conversation about police violence.

According to Tim Wu, the Internet as we know it is under attack.

All the action from this year’s conference

Tune in all day Thursday to watch Elizabeth Warren, Bernie Sanders, Sherrod Brown and others at the New Populism Conference.

The third in a series of debates between The Nation and The National Review, moderated by Roll Call.

The second in a series of debates between The Nation and The National Review, moderated by Roll Call.

John Nichols joins the independent senator from Vermont to talk about ways to reduce America’s runaway inequality, this Friday at 7pm EST.

The first in an ongoing series of debates hosted by Roll Call, National Review and The Nation.


Note to Alberto Gonzales: there is a reason it's the FIRST Amendment. Nevertheless, on Sunday the attorney general played the ever-reliable...
Today's New York Times features a scary full page ad. The bold type headline, over large photos of Reverends Falwell and Robertson and...
Joe Lieberman's year just keeps getting worse. After he emerged as just about the only member of Congress -- Democrat or Republican -- who...
If John McCain becomes President, his current chief of staff, Mark Salter, will be one of the most important figures in the new White House...
You Heard It Here First This morning on WNYC, host Brian Lehrer and guest Charles Fishman, author of The Wal-Mart Effect, were chatting...
John McCain is renowned for his supposedly thick skin and deft handling of adversity. Who knew a 21-year-old student singer from Nutley,...
Co-written by Sam Graham-Felsen "I haven't heard anyone aroused about me speaking at the New School," John McCain said in April, defending...
The fast food industry is taking a few knocks lately. Eric Schlosser, author of the phenomenally successful Fast Food Nation, has just...