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Letters Letters

Direct Legislation in California To the Editor of The Nation:

Aug 14, 2003 / The Nation

Humanitarian Intervention: A Forum Humanitarian Intervention: A Forum

Richard Falk, Mary Kaldor, Carl Tham, Samantha Power, Mahmood Mamdani, David Rieff, Eric Rouleau, Zia Mian, Ronald Steel, Stephen Holmes, Ramesh Thakur, Stephen Zunes

Jun 26, 2003 / Feature / The Nation

Anonymous Detentions Ruled Legal Anonymous Detentions Ruled Legal

"Citizens have a compelling interest in ensuring that their government does not abuse one of its most awesome powers, the power to arrest and jail."

Jun 17, 2003 / Feature / The Nation

Debating Looting Debating Looting

New York, NY

Jun 3, 2003 / The Nation

Briefly Noted Briefly Noted

THE QUALITY OF LIFE REPORT: A Novel. By Meghan Daum. Viking. 309 pp. $24.95.

May 29, 2003 / Books & the Arts / The Nation

Statement on Cuba Statement on Cuba

If you'd like to add your name to this statement, e-mail [email protected].

Apr 24, 2003 / The Nation

In Fact In Fact


Apr 17, 2003 / The Nation

Statement in Support of Legislation to Prohibit Cloning Statement in Support of Legislation to Prohibit Cloning

We, the undersigned, support legislation to prohibit the cloning of human embryos for either medical experimentation or for giving birth to a human being.

Apr 2, 2003 / The Nation

Postcards From New York Postcards From New York

Among the approximately 150,000 people who took to the streets of New York on March 22 to protest the US invasion of Iraq were six Nation interns.

Mar 25, 2003 / Feature / The Nation

Global Dispatches Global Dispatches

The Nation elicited comment on reaction to the war against Iraq from all corners of the globe.

Mar 20, 2003 / Feature / The Nation