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.
Monsanto is dangerously re-engineering America's food supply.
In a matter of hours, Mary Jo Kopechne lost her life and Ted Kennedy the presidency.
In 1909, when the founders of the NAACP needed help organizing their new civil rights group, they reached out to Oswald Garrison Villard, The Nation's future editor and owner.
The west was easily gulled by the promise of a new era of progress and prosperity under the Shah.
Spiro Agnew had his hand out, but all he got for it was a slap on the wrist.
The Tiananmen Square massacre remains shrouded in myth. This eyewitness report by a Human Rights Watch observer makes the horror plain.