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Two Poems by Marianne Moore Two Poems by Marianne Moore

Eight of Marianne Moore's major poems were published in The Nation in the 1940s and '50s, including "The Mind Is an Enchanting Thing," "In Distrust of Merits" and "A Carriage F...

Oct 9, 2003 / Books & the Arts / The Nation

California Politics: From Our Archives California Politics: From Our Archives

This letter, from our December 7, 1911 issue, and editorial, from October 27, 1962, are special selections from The Nation Digital Archive. If you want to read everything The Natio...

Aug 14, 2003 / Feature / The Nation

Letters Letters

Direct Legislation in California To the Editor of The Nation:

Aug 14, 2003 / Letters / 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 / Letters / 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 / Editorial / The Nation

In Fact In Fact


Apr 17, 2003 / Editorial / 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 / Editorial / The Nation