Will the Dems insist on a budget that addresses unemployment and inequality? Or will they snatch defeat from the jaws of victory by seeking “common ground”?
Maybe it’s not too big to face criminal charges after all.
Braving the wrath of traffickers and government officials, Mexican journalist Anabel Hernández has exposed the corruption at the heart of the drug war. She talked to The Nation’s Betsy Reed.
Academics get paid by financial firms to testify against Dodd-Frank regulations. What’s wrong with this picture?
Some states are reviving disenfranchisement schemes that date back to the antebellum South.
How did the US-Mexican border become the place where the American past chokes on itself?
A history of the fight for voting rights and the movement to restrict them once again.
Jia Zhangke’s Touch of Sin, Steve McQueen’s 12 Years a Slave, and other highs (and lows) from the New York Film Festival.