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Some mainstream environmental organizations are trying to wean themselves from fossil fuel investments—but some aren’t.
Four decades ago, he spoke out bravely against the Vietnam War. Will he show the same courage today, in helping to end the fossil-fuel era?
In her book Captive Audience, Susan Crawford shows how media giants exert a stranglehold over consumers and government.
Why is it so tough for people to get their heads around climate change?
Community members are concerned about Cornell’s partnership with Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, whose research and development help sustain Israel’s occupation of Palestinian land.
Remembering the French resistance spy, diplomat, Buchenwald survivor and human rights defender.
The LGBT Center and a host of high-profile New York City politicians have endorsed open debate of Israel-Palestine—only with ritual support for Israel's policies.
Just how strategically important is the pipeline?
Despite a campaign to silence them, philosophers Judith Butler and Omar Barghouti spoke at Brooklyn College on Thursday night. In an exclusive, The Nation presents the text of Butler’s remarks.
Rejecting proposals to tighten borders, a network of grassroots groups calls for reform based on “human, labor and civil rights for all.”