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Alan Dershowitz is at it again, campaigning to deny tenure to a DePaul University professor who criticized him.

The marketing-driven message of the perfect girl--smart, skinny, pretty, athletic and loved by all--is a model of perfection that's hard to live up to. Can't girls just be free to be?

A Cuban children's troupe has performed around the globe but finds it almost impossible to enter the United States.

Marilee Jones excelled as admissions dean at MIT, until she was fired for falsifying her resume. But what good is a college degree, anyway?

Did the recent College Democrats of New York State Convention augur a new day for the Democratic Party?

Although the murders at Virginia Tech had nothing to do with race,
Korean Americans remain worried about anti-Asian fallout.

The Virginia Tech shootings should prompt us to rethink our approach toward guns, the media and mental health.

What happens when a student magazine committed to fostering dialogue opens its pages to critical views on Israel?

The desire to impose a narrative on chaotic events leaves the meaning of
the Virginia Tech shootings up for grabs.

Can the new Students for a Democratic Society avoid the internal conflicts that plagued the original group?

Blogs

The Senate's proprosal to replace the failed law would shift the public education battleground more fully to the states.

April 16, 2015

NYU students have some questions for university's next president. 

April 15, 2015

From the statehouse to the streets, a youth groundswell.

April 10, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/9/15?

April 9, 2015

Rolling Stone made a litany of reporting errors, but it's their source who will pay the price.

April 6, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 4/3/15?

April 3, 2015

A supporter of public schools and teachers pushes Democrats to get on the side of the future.

April 3, 2015

Anti-debtors are descending on DC to challenge the Department of Education’s regulation of student debt.

March 30, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 3/27/15?

March 27, 2015

Yale's historic new building project draws attention to the college's bidding process. 

March 24, 2015