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Drum-Taps is the effort of an essentially prosaic mind to lift itself, by a prolonged muscular strain, into poetry.

Chicago's struggle to recover from the Great Fire is engaging the study of its best and most conservative minds.

Just as soon as one "boss" is evicted, another rises to take his place.

American parents should keep their sons out of the game.

The dragging down of the mighty has been not unpleasing sport in all ages.

Whenever a small force of Americans undertakes an expedition, the woods and hills become alive with enemies.

The Nation’s publisher writes about “the negro problem” during the very week he helped found the NAACP.

To get the story you must pay the price.

We know today the Founders were not Fathers to be proud of.

Blogs

Eric responds to his critics and reviews the best shows of the week in today's Altercation.

March 25, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 3/22/15?

March 21, 2015

"Everybody thought everybody was fooling everybody. And both of us were probably right to a certain extent, everybody was fooling each of us."

March 19, 2015

The Nation’s archives, Henry James wrote in our fiftieth anniversary issue, “compose the record of the general life of civilization.”

March 18, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 3/13/15?

March 13, 2015

The best TV shows, albums and concerts: it's all inside today's Altercation.

March 12, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 3/6/15?

March 6, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 2/27/15?

February 27, 2015

A win for the Edward Snowden documentary is a win for democracy.

February 23, 2015

For people who truly care about this issue, there's more to do than glory in Ms. Arquette's acceptance speech.

February 23, 2015