Bruce Shapiro

Contributing Editor

Bruce Shapiro, a contributing editor to The Nation, is executive director of the Dart Center for Journalism and Trauma.

McVeigh: Done to Death McVeigh: Done to Death

Strange as it may seem, Timothy McVeigh and George W. Bush shared the same analysis of McVeigh's execution Monday morning, June 11, in Terre Haute. The Oklahoma City bomber, inton...

Jun 14, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

McVeigh: Done to Death McVeigh: Done to Death

For more information, see our Death Row Roll Call.

Jun 12, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

‘Moral’ Execution ‘Moral’ Execution

For more information, see our Death Row Roll Call.

Jun 6, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

McVeigh’s Last Message McVeigh’s Last Message

There is probably no punishment more painful to Timothy McVeigh than the great joke just played by the cosmos. In his fantasy life McVeigh has fancied himself a sort of stoic samu...

May 17, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

The Doctor Killers The Doctor Killers

The arrest in France of James Kopp, the accused assassin of Buffalo obstetrician Barnett Slepian, could not have come at a more awkward time for the Bush Administration. Bush inau...

Apr 5, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

Thomas Speaks! Thomas Speaks!

Back during the presidential campaign, George W. Bush called Clarence Thomas and Antonin Scalia his favorite Supreme Court Justices--a remark widely interpreted at the time as ...

Feb 23, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

Block Ashcroft–II Block Ashcroft–II

Just how bad an Attorney General would John Ashcroft be? And is his nomination worth fighting? To answer the first question, talk to those who have experienced Ashcroft up close ...

Jan 5, 2001 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro

A Talk With Governor George Ryan A Talk With Governor George Ryan

The governor issued a moratorium on executions in Illinois a year ago, after investigative-reporting students and their professor saved an innocent man from the death chamber.

Dec 22, 2000 / Feature / Bruce Shapiro

Buchanan-Fulani: New Team? Buchanan-Fulani: New Team?

When Pat Buchanan showed up to tout his new book on Tim Russert's CNBC show, Russert asked about his recent lunch date with Lenora Fulani, former presidential candidate of the New ...

Oct 14, 1999 / Feature / Bruce Shapiro

The Guns of Littleton The Guns of Littleton

Dylan Klebold "is intelligent enough to make any dream a reality," a juvenile court counselor wrote last year.

Apr 29, 1999 / Editorial / Bruce Shapiro