For their to be a true liberal shift in American politics, we have to move away from the big tent of the Democratic party, and start engaging with the radical energy that truly represents workers across the globe.
Chris Christie isn't the moderate Republican he would like the public to think he is, but rather a union-busting bully with the corporate agenda in mind.
As part of The Nation's mayoral candidate series, de Blasio gives his views on how to tackle economic inequality.
Repression after 9/11 is nothing compared to what's come before, and our tools to fight it are greater.
In his film, Dirty Wars, Jeremy Scahill unveils America's extrajudicial, covert, transcontinental battlefield.
The difference between rich and poor is stunting economic growth, the mayoral candidate says.
With the killing of Awlaki, the president of the United States became judge, jury and executioner for American citizens.
It wasn't easy, but artists, musicians and activists met Thatcher's brutal tactics with compassionate responses.
So long as austerity-mongers have their way, "democracy" is just a buzzword.
The growing threats of nuclear war and environmental catastrophe make it hard to bet on the survival of our species.
How did debt reduction become Washington's number one priority?
What's next for early childhood education? The Nation's Bryce Covert talks with Dana Goldstein and Melissa Lazarín about the policy and politics of universal preschool.