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We the People
April 9, 2019
We’re Owed an Apology
And we should be suspicious of any candidate who’s loath to give one.
January 24, 2019
Let’s Tally the Damage of the Past Six Months
We should not lose sight of the real human cost of the manufactured border crisis.
November 21, 2018
What Was the Real Midterm Victory?
The Democratic Party is used to writing off much of the electorate. It can’t get away with that anymore.
October 10, 2018
White Men Have Good Reason to Be Scared
We’re coming for their power.
August 30, 2018
The Widest Political Divide in America Isn’t Between Left and Right
We’re split along racial and gender lines—handing Congress to Democrats in November won’t change that.
The Nation is reader supported.
July 5, 2018
Trump Amplifies What Was There All Along
We can fight to backtrack to when certain terrors were less explicit, or we can chart a new course.
March 15, 2018
It’s Time to Stop Fixating on Punishment
Trump’s call to execute drug dealers is bizarre and irrational, but so is our criminal-justice system.
February 7, 2018
The Way We Talk About Immigration Is Profane
Trump’s “shithole” remarks only scratch the surface.
December 28, 2017
The Misogynist Within
Sexual harassment expresses power dynamics from which all men benefit.
November 3, 2017
Women in the Service Sector Are at the Forefront of Resisting Sexual Harassment
Strength in numbers is more powerful than naming and shaming.