Thomas Chatterton was the balloon boy of eighteenth-century British literary circles.
Israel may have won the war in 1967, but it was still looking for
The Nation's editor Freda Kirchwey travels to Israel and sends back an eyewitness report of the young country's struggles to survive.
Forty-five years before Jessica Mitford's exposè of the funeral industry, Paul Blanshard found out just how expensive dying can be.
Jack Kevorkian is leading the movement to allow people to take death in their own hands.
To Kill or Not to Kill: Two experts debate the morality of euthanasia.
The Nation says that the solution to the problem of prostitution is regulation.
Irving Kristol's book reveals he's no democrat with a lowercase "d" either.
Drawing on his past as a Trotskyite, Irving Kristol states his case for capitalism--but cautiously.
Monsanto is dangerously re-engineering America's food supply.