Quantcast

November 4, 2013 | The Nation

In the Magazine

November 4, 2013

Cover: art by Victor Juhasz, depicting, left to right, Representative Michele Bachmann, Senator Ted Cruz, Speaker John Boehner (below), Representative Mark Meadows and Senator Rand Paul  

Browse Selections From Recent Years

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2006

2005

2004

Letters

Horror in Afghanistan… the great Charlie Mingus… field trip to the South Bronx

Editorials

Think the Senate deal is a resounding defeat for Republicans? Think again.

America’s most vulnerable felt most of the pain.

If Republicans are playing hardball, Democrats should too.

A damning new report by the Committee to Protect Journalists raises alarm about the press under Obama.

Columns

Max Blumenthal’s carelessly constructed case against the Jewish state won’t help the occupation’s victims. 

It’s not just here that the right has gone “wacko”—it isn’t interested in governing effectively in Europe, either. 

Articles

It’s deploying all its resources to fight the growing world movement against the occupation.

Months after the Rana Plaza factory disaster, victims’ families have received little to no compensation.

A new wave of online organizations are replicating the MoveOn model across the world.

Books & the Arts

Book

What the modern science of memory owes to the amnesiac patient H.M.

For all its postmodern flair, the revamped Benjamin Franklin Museum is surprisingly traditional and constrained.

Book

Why are philosophers invoking the notion of human dignity to revitalize theories of political ethics?

Book

Lucien Jaume’s Tocqueville: The Aristocratic Sources of Liberty.

Crossword

And don’t miss Kosman and Picciotto’s crossword blog, Word Salad.