Nation Voices

  • Aída Chávez

    Aída Chávez is communications director and policy adviser at Just Foreign Policy. She was previously The Nation’s D.C. correspondent and a reporter at The Intercept, More Perfect Union, and other outlets.
    D.C. Correspondent

  • Ken Klippenstein

    Ken Klippenstein is a reporter and The Nation's former D.C. correspondent.

  • Wilfred Chan

    Wilfred Chan is a contributing writer to The Nation. He was previously a journalist based in Hong Kong.

  • Jeet Heer

    Jeet Heer is a national affairs correspondent for The Nation and host of the weekly Nation podcast, The Time of Monsters. He also pens the monthly column Morbid Symptoms. The author of In Love with Art: Francoise Mouly’s Adventures in Comics with Art Spiegelman (2013) and Sweet Lechery: Reviews, Essays and Profiles (2014), Heer has written for numerous publications, including The New Yorker, Th...
    National Affairs Correspondent

  • Kali Holloway

    Kali Holloway is a columnist for The Nation and the former director of the Make It Right Project, a new national campaign to take down Confederate monuments and tell the truth about history. Her writing has appeared in Salon, The Guardian, The Daily Beast, Time, AlterNet, Truthdig, The Huffington Post, The National Memo, Jezebel, Raw Story, and numerous other outlets.


  • Ludwig Hurtado

    Ludwig Hurtado is The Nation's executive producer and multimedia editor. He is also a writer and filmmaker whose work has appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, NBC News, Rolling Stone, and elsewhere.
    Multimedia Editor

  • Elie Mystal

    Elie Mystal is The Nation’s justice correspondent and the host of its legal podcast, Contempt of Court. He is also an Alfred Knobler Fellow at the Type Media Center. His first book is the New York Times bestseller Allow Me to Retort: A Black Guy’s Guide to the Constitution, published by The New Press. Elie can be followed @ElieNYC.
    Justice Correspondent & Columnist

  • Stephen Kearse

    Stephen Kearse is a contributing writer for The Nation. He has contributed to The Baffler, Pitchfork, and The New York Times Magazine.
    Contributing Writer

  • Erin Schwartz

    Erin Schwartz is a contributing writer for The Nation. They write frequently on television, popular culture, and books.

  • Bijan Stephen

    Bijan Stephen is a music critic for The Nation. He lives in New York and his other work has appeared in The New Yorker, The New Republic, Esquire, and elsewhere.