Ad Policy

To Build a Beautiful World, You First Have to Imagine It

Looking at the climate fight, it’s clear what we desperately need is more artists.

Mary Annaïse Heglar

Political dissent

The New Campaign to Smear Palestinian Human Rights Defenders as Terrorists

In a move that has been condemned as an effort to discredit Palestinian rights organizations, the Israeli government has designated six as “terror organizations.”

Mohammed El-Kurd
The Right

The Guns of North Carolina: Training for the Next January 6?

The barrage of gunfire and explosions from this “Tactical and Cultural Training Center” in the North Carolina woods already has the majority-Black town next door on edge. How worried should the rest of us be?

Laura Flanders
Culture

Which Version of Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” Reigns Supreme?

Is the latest posthumous addition to his canon released today the Holy Grail?

Ethan Iverson
Ad Policy

The Nation Weekly

Fridays. A weekly digest of the best of our coverage.


By signing up, you confirm that you are over the age of 16 and agree to receive occasional promotional offers for programs that support The Nation’s journalism. You may unsubscribe or adjust your preferences at any time. You can read our Privacy Policy here.

Podcast: Going for broke

Dollar bill

Poverty Can Happen to Anyone

Our new podcast, Going for Broke, lets Americans living on the edge have the last word.

Ray Suarez

When Sleep Deprivation Compounds the Struggle of Being Unhoused

Lori Yearwood hadn’t thought much about sleep—until she found herself homeless, and unable to catch a wink.

The Nation and Economic Hardship Reporting Project

A Veteran Journalist Finds Himself the Center of the Story 

How did Ray Suarez end up jobless and worrying about how he was going to pay his dental bills?

The Nation and Economic Hardship Reporting Project

Politics

Bernie Sanders Shows Democrats How to Deal With Joe Manchin

Bernie Sanders Shows Democrats How to Deal With Joe Manchin

In a Sunday opinion piece, Sanders reminds West Virginians that their senator is blocking Medicare expansion and policies that lift children out of poverty.

John Nichols
Venezuela Biden

The Biden Administration’s Sanctions Review Is a Joke

After nine months of investigation, the Treasury Department released seven pages doing little more than patting itself on the back.

Aída Chávez
Trump Stephen MillerT

When the Trump Administration Discussed Sending Troops to the Border

Last year, immigration policy adviser Stephen Miller proposed sending a quarter of a million troops to the US-Mexico border to completely seal it off from would-be migrants.

Sasha Abramsky

World

Pandora Papers

There Are No Borders for the Rich

For the ruling class, the nation-state is an indispensable fiction.

Atossa Araxia Abrahamian and The Nation
The New Campaign to Smear Palestinian Human Rights Defenders as Terrorists

The New Campaign to Smear Palestinian Human Rights Defenders as Terrorists

In a move that has been condemned as an effort to discredit Palestinian rights organizations, the Israeli government has designated six as “terror organizations.”

Mohammed El-Kurd
Tuberculosis hospital staff face criminal charges over abuse of convicts in Saratov, Russia

A Video Leak Reveals the Use of Rape as Torture in Russian Prisons

Footage of sexual assaults against incarcerated individuals in Russia shows the glaring need to combat such violence around the world.

Finley Muratova

Culture

John Keats’s Politics of Pain and Renewal

John Keats’s Politics of Pain and Renewal

Anahid Nersessian offers a radical and unforgettable reading of the British writer’s odes—one that upends our sense of his poetic project.

David B. Hobbs
John Coltrane

Which Version of Coltrane’s “A Love Supreme” Reigns Supreme?

Is the latest posthumous addition to his canon released today the Holy Grail?

Ethan Iverson
“Squid Game”’s Capitalist Parables

“Squid Game”’s Capitalist Parables

Netflix’s breakout series depicts a world of violent and macabre individualism and desperation.

E. Tammy Kim

Watch and Listen

Listen: When Sleep Deprivation Compounds the Struggle of Being Unhoused

Listen to this full episode of Going for Broke with Ray Suarez.

October 18, 2021

Listen: A Veteran Journalist Finds Himself the Center of the Story 

Listen to this full episode of Going for Broke with Ray Suarez.

October 18, 2021

Listen: The NBA’s Vaccine Conundrum

There is a vaccine war underway, and it’s not clear who will win.

October 5, 2021
x