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Nation Topics - Sarah Palin


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It's not just the left that can't understand the appeal of Sarah Palin. Even her supporters have hard a time explaining themselves.

The Nation's Naomi Klein on Palin: "She's a gun toting Barbie created in the basement of the Heritage Found."

It's not the fact that she's pretty or that she shoots things, says Stewart--"that's actually my favorite part."

Nation editor and publisher Katrina vanden Heuvel weighs in on Sarah Palin's book tour and our magazine's book countering it.

The Nation's Richard Kim joins a conversation on Sarah Palin's recent media blitz and the impact it could have on our country's politics.

Why Sarah Palin can't be stopped from going nuclear inside the Republican Party.

With enemies like Sarah Palin, who needs friends?

Keith Olbermann takes on Sarah Palin, Glenn Beck and other
propagators of healthcare reform misinformation in this special comment.

William Shatner, accompanied by bongo drums, re-enacts portions of Sarah Palin's resignation speech in his own classic style.

In her final speech as governor, Sarah Palin criticizes the media, denounces Hollywood and makes veiled Ashley Judd references.


In speeches and in campaign ads, they’re threatening to cut off their enemies’ balls, and it’s getting weird.

May 2, 2014

Right-wing pundits still don’t get it: Romney's loss was about issues, not identity politics. 

November 20, 2012

Scott Walker’s win doesn't necessarily mean Mitt Romney will triumph in November. But it does prove that corporate money threatens American democracy. 

June 6, 2012

Electing more African-Americans and women to office will eventually mean more conservatives from both groups.

March 22, 2012

Palin (sort-of) endorses Newt to stop the Soviet-style establishment of the Republican Party.

January 30, 2012

Sorry guys and gals, but the Republicans who have spent months preparing to compete in tonight’s Iowa debate and Saturday’s Iowa straw poll are about to be elbowed aside by Rick Perry and Sarah Palin.

August 11, 2011

Republican presidential candidates say we should not raise the debt ceiling. Have they lost their minds?

July 12, 2011

"Shouldn't we just get rid of Medicare?” "What's with Obamneycare?” and "Weiner versus Vitter?”

June 13, 2011

She's got Paul Revere riding on the wrong side of the Revolution.

June 4, 2011

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin jetted into Wisconsin to cheer up backers of Governor Scott Walker. But her tepid crowd of Tea Partisans was overwhelmed by masses of cowbell-ringing Wisconsinites who urged their anti-union governor to “Pull a Palin (and) Quit!”

April 17, 2011