Nation Topics - Internet and New Media
News and Features
The new progressive Jewish organization J Street has benefited from the blogosphere's interest. But will exposure turn into political mobilization?
A conversation with the former frontman of Pulp about the sound of music in the digital era.
The Nation's Ari Melber shares his insights from the Netroots Nation conference on the direction Internet-based organizing is taking.
The Netroots Nation conference pulls in big Democratic names and spawns arguments in unlikely places.
A conversation with the author of Fair Use: Notes From Spam about spam, scambaiters and language games.
MoveOn, once the most powerful grassroots peace organization, has rendered its members voiceless on the expanding wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan. And that silence sends a message.
President Obama cracked the White House door for citizens on Thursday, and some of their questions were still bubbling up long after the first virtual town hall ended.
The tension around the pros and cons of online organizing has spurred a healthy debate in the social movement community.
Barack Obama has mobilized the most connected national constituency in history. But can he use it to govern?
In America's first Web-driven election, campaign videos made by ordinary people--not campaigns or the news media--grabbed most of the attention