Katrina vanden Heuvel

Editorial Director and Publisher


Katrina vanden Heuvel is editorial director and publisher of The Nation, America’s leading source of progressive politics and culture. She served as editor of the magazine from 1995 to 2019.

Putin’s Choice Putin’s Choice

Vladimir Putin has been Russia's President for seven months, but there is no agreement in Moscow as to who he is or what kind of leader he will be.

Jul 13, 2000 / Editorial / Katrina vanden Heuvel

Who Is Putin? Who Is Putin?

Russia's third presidential election, on March 26, should have been historic--the first democratic transfer of Kremlin power via the ballot box.

Mar 30, 2000 / Editorial / Katrina vanden Heuvel

Russia and Election 2000 Russia and Election 2000

President Boris Yeltsin's firing of his fifth Prime Minister in seventeen months and Russia's renewed war in the Caucasus are stark signs of his regime's instability, desperation...

Aug 19, 1999 / Editorial / Katrina vanden Heuvel

Help Russia Help Russia

A fateful crossroads in American-Russian relations is being obscured by Bill Clinton's impeachment and war against Iraq.

Dec 24, 1998 / Editorial / Katrina vanden Heuvel and Stephen F. Cohen