The death of Freddie Gray in police custody has sparked outrage over the conduct of the Baltimore Police Department.
From the campaign to conserve hunting lands in the 19th century to the movement for climate justice in the 21st, The Nation has been a leading proponent of the idea that our success as a society can be judged in part by how we relate to the Earth we’ve inherited.
Do you know the key moments in the struggle for gender equality?
The feminist movement surges into public consciousness, but backlash to basic freedoms never goes away.
The flood of money into Washington has changed all that.
The radical intellectual joined The Nation’s John Nichols to discuss the political debates that have motivated his life’s work.
Such sayings as, “The less government you have, the better,” were adopted as incontrovertible maxims.
Just as soon as one "boss" is evicted, another rises to take his place.
There is nothing likely to prove so effective a deterrent as death.