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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.

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 On Thursday, October 4th, at 3 PM join our editor and publisher, Katrina vanden Heuvel, for a live chat on the presidential debates, money in politics and more! 

On Wednesday, October 3, at 9 pm join Nation writers and readers for a live discussion on the first presidential debate!

On Thursday, September 27th, at 3 PM, join Nation contributors George Zornick and Lee Fang, as well as Evan MacKinder of OpenSecrets.org, for a live video chat on money in the 2012 election.

Contributions to our special issue on Occupy at one by artist and occupier Molly Crabapple.

Join us on Tuesday, September 18, at 12 pm for a live video chat on Occupy Wall Street!

We asked our readers what they would add to the Democratic Party platform. From alternative energy to the right to vote, here's what they told us.

Since Citizens United, corporations and foreign entities can spend unlimited undisclosed funds on elections. Here's what it looks like.

Benjamin was greatly admired for his serious and dedicated approach to painting, his investment in those he chose to mentor and for being a truly kind soul.

Have you lost control of your Facebook use? Here are ten ways you can take back your time and use your energy for social change.

Nation writers and friends remember the great radical journalist.

Blogs

Join us on Friday, June 1st for a live discussion with Van Jones and Ari Berman on the state of the Obama coalition in 2012.
Your civic obligation has begun, Judge Sandra Lynch tells BU grads.
Each week, Nation interns pick compelling stories in their areas of interest.
Each week, Nation interns pick compelling stories in their areas of interest.
On May 17th at 5pm, Nation readers are invited to participate in a live chat on the role of testing in education reform with writer Dana...
Share your story and tell our elected reps what impact student debt has on your ability to study, learn and enter a profession of your...
Each week, Nation interns pick compelling stories in their areas of interest.
What lifestyle choices has the recession forced on you?