In his second inaugural address, the president stood for collective action, solidarity, social justice. Now let’s make him act on it.
February 11, 2013 Issue
The Justice Department has been ruthless in targeting those who bring hidden information into the public realm.
There are many measures the president could take to restore civil liberties—if he wanted to.
From Cuba to climate change to criminal justice, progressives must push the president to act—and forge a better future.
Nation readers provided good ideas—and a bit of wariness—when asked how Obamas should use his presidential authority.