George grew up in Buffalo, NY and holds a B.A. in English from the State University of New York at Buffalo. Prior to joining The Nation, George was Senior Reporter/Blogger for ThinkProgress.org. He worked as a researcher for Michael Moore’s SiCKO and as an Associate Producer on “The Media Project” on the Independent Film Channel. His work has been published in The Los Angeles Times, Media Matters, and The Buffalo News.
Obama proposes making bad benefit cuts slightly less bad.
Congress passed the STOCK Act with great fanfare, but is now ready to quietly undo the whole thing.
Police respond very quickly to mass shootings, and bigger magazines means more deaths.
Women who suffer sexual assault in the military are nine times more likely to get PTSD, and the military needs to act.
A bipartisan vote to repeal a good tax shows how tricky it can be to enact real tax reform.
The first Republican attack on Obama’s nominee to the EPA reveals the party’s fundamental beef with the agency as a whole.