Peter Rothberg is the Nation’s associate publisher for special projects. He oversees StudentNation content as well as the magazine’s activism program, Take Action Now. His previous positions with The Nation include editor of TheNation.com, publicity director, special projects director, and intern. Rothberg, a former speechwriter for civil rights leader Julian Bond, is the editor of Lived History: Lives We’ve Lost, 2012-13. A charter member of both the Brooklyn Literary Council and the Oakland Literary Council, and a contributing editor of the Brooklyn Quarterly, Rothberg lives in Brooklyn, New York, where he was born and raised. Follow him on Twitter @peterrothberg.
These videos, culled nationally from the current electoral cycle, make clear why it’s so important to vote on Tuesday.
Jonathan’s unique ability to build bridges brought together this child of a red-diaper baby with a core member of LBJ’s war cabinet in common cause.
If you're like me and think expanding gun rights will actually make society less safe, then this law looks pretty awful.
There’s a huge undercurrent of resentment building to what even many school administrators are calling unreliable, unfair, unintelligible and unnecessary tests.