As part of The Nation's mayoral candidate series, de Blasio gives his views on how to tackle economic inequality.
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The difference between rich and poor is stunting economic growth, the mayoral candidate says.
The annual Ridenhour Prizes recognize acts of truth-telling that protect the public interest, promote social justice or illuminate a more just vision of society.
With the killing of Awlaki, the president of the United States became judge, jury and executioner for American citizens.
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Ari Berman explains the message Obama is sending by appointing William Daley and Gene Sperling to his White House team.
Katrina vanden Heuvel reminds us that John Boehner is more than a harmless tan and some tears.
The new documentary from The Nation's explores the intersection of sports and politics in America.