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GUGGENHEIM FOR GRACE: Grace Schulman, Nation poetry editor for the past thirty-two years, won a Guggenheim Fellowship to support work on a new book of poems.

SOMETHING NEW ON THE DIAL

Among the approximately 150,000 people who took to the streets of New York on March 20 to protest the US occupation of Iraq were six Nation interns.

We're happy to welcome to the masthead two contributing writers whose beats will include media, politics and in particular ideas and intellectual debates.

Three states (Alaska, Arizona and Hawaii) and 219 cities, towns and counties have passed anti-Patriot Act resolutions, ordinances or ballot initiatives. Hundreds more are in progress.

One of the nation's finest historians, Studs Terkel has told the story of twentieth-century America through the voices of ordinary people.

Nation interns march in New York City and Washington, DC.

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Rep. Tom Tancredo displays all the qualities of an ignorant, xenophobic racist and yet he has recently taken a stand against what he...
In an important study that has gotten too little attention, a demographer, William O'Hare, and a journalist, Bill Bishop, working with the...
The Washington Post tells us two things about Iran today, one that we knew and one that we didn't. First, the obvious: "Tehran's Influence...
After a month that has seen more than a half-dozen of the Democratic Party's most prominent players announce plans to seek its presidential...
Jim Webb's Democratic response to President Bush last night is drawing rave reviews--on the blogs, from television pundits and in the world...
Last year, Democrats chose newly elected Virginia Governor Tim Kaine to deliver the Democratic response to President Bush's State of the...
The most pained look of the State of the Union night came from Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice midway through President Bush's address...
For the first time in the 220-year history of the Republic, the appearance of President before a joint session of Congress was announced...