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.
The environmental movement scored a major victory today—but the fight over Keystone XL is far from over.
The usual suspects in Congress are trying to kill net neutrality rules--but in many ways, they've already won the battle.
A new report details how good major corporations are at taking advantage of the tax code and the political system in Washington.
A new super-supercommittee is clearly trying to exclude voices that want to protect Medicare and Social Security.
While the supercommittee pursues a “grand bargain” on deficit reduction, progressive members of the House are speaking out against deep cuts.
Weak Democrats, intransigent Republicans, and lazy reporting—where have we seen this before?