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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?

As the student peace movement grows stronger and more sophisticated, can it ignite the silent antiwar majority on campus?

In an overpopulated and warming world, isn't it weird that governments are encouraging large families?

The case of a severely disabled 9-year-old girl whose parents subjected her to a series of nonessential surgeries raises troubling questions about medical ethics and public policy.

Working mothers can't pamper their stress away--their balancing act needs a political fix.

That poor children in the United States and Britain have the worst quality of life in the developed world speaks volumes about our misplaced priorities.

Barack Obama's youthful supporters are using Facebook and other social networking web tools to spark a movement that could make a real difference.

Blogs

The new documentary The Hunting Ground is a reminder that the campus rape crisis is real.

February 25, 2015

Voters force school-closing Mayor Rahm Emanuel into a runoff and demand an elected school board.

February 25, 2015

Reports of human rights abuses continue to haunt NYU’s overseas projects.

February 23, 2015

What Are Nation Interns Reading the Week of 2/20/15?

February 20, 2015

The mayor’s spending millions, but unions and progressives are fighting for grassroots democracy.

February 19, 2015

What Are ‘Nation’ Interns Reading the Week of 2/17/15?

February 17, 2015

Refusing to divest now is an irresponsible and unsustainable abrogation of Harvard’s power.

February 12, 2015

We don't yet know what drove killer Craig Stephen Hicks, but American Muslims are more often victims of ideological violence than perpetrators of it.

February 11, 2015

From the quad to the highway, the youth groundswell continues.

February 11, 2015