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His critiques of US policy are sharp, impassioned and true to democratic principles. If only Bush and Obama had bothered to listen.
Whether Emanuel wins or loses his fight for mayor, the savvy coalition leading the charge against him may already have changed Chicago politics for the better.
Leaders are framing the climate crisis in moral language, renewable energy is soaring—and the coal industry is collapsing.
The flood of money into Washington has changed all that.
Reform advocates are making a compelling case for policies that take aim at mass incarceration.
The radical intellectual joined The Nation’s John Nichols to discuss the political debates that have motivated his life’s work.
The state of conservative intellectual debate demonstrates the power of movement crazies.
Should we put government in the hands of a party determined to subvert it, or a party—however flawed—that believes it still has a role to play in securing the common good?
Here’s another reminder that “personal responsibility” is a principle relevant only to the poor and the black.
As The Nation looks forward to the next 150 years, we asked some contributors to StudentNation, the campus-oriented section of our site, and former Nation interns what a radical future looks like to them.