As West Coast dockworkers stopped work at twenty-nine ports on May Day, students in Vermont took antiwar protests to the offices of a General Dynamics plant.
If California's historic 1950 Senate race had gone the other way there would have been no Checkers speech, no Watergate break-in, no Woodward and Bernstein, perhaps an early exit from Vietnam.
Meet the new face of economic politics in post-NAFTA North Carolina.
Does living in mixed communities make people less or more vulnerable to campaigning that plays on ethnic and racial divisions?
Democratic activism and Obama's campaign have turned Doylestown, Pennsylvania, from solid red to purple--maybe even blue.
Can Barack Obama get racially mixed communities in Pennsylvania's small towns to bowl together?
The questions raised by Hawaii's annexation have implications far beyond its shores: the imperial past forms the legal scaffolding of the imperial present.
Hawaiian activists call on the US left to help stop massive military expansion and federal legislation that would stifle their quest for independence.
Find out more about Hawaiian history in books and videos--and on the Web.
In 1893, The Nation raised a warning about how colonization would affect the state of the union.