Ad Policy

Society

Society news and analysis from The Nation

  • October 14, 1999

    Catholic Bashing?

    My father disapproved of the "Sensation" show at the Brooklyn Museum of Art. He thought it was bad for the Jews.

    Katha Pollitt

  • October 14, 1999

    Buchanan-Fulani: New Team?

    When Pat Buchanan showed up to tout his new book on Tim Russert's CNBC show, Russert asked about his recent lunch date with Lenora Fulani, former presidential candidate of the New Alliance Party.

    Bruce Shapiro

  • October 14, 1999

    Mourning and America

    He's not dead yet, but the spirit of Ronald Reagan is omnipresent these days, and nowhere is it more damnably profane than in politicians' relentless invocations of the Almighty.

    Michael Joseph Gross

  • October 14, 1999

    Thurow’s Infonomics

    We are entering, techno-boosters breathlessly proclaim, a "third industrial revolution," that of the "knowledge-based" or "new" economy.

    Robert J. Crawford

  • October 7, 1999

    Navigating The Atlantic

    Michael Kelly said all the right things upon being appointed to head the 142-year-old beacon of American letters, The Atlantic Monthly.

    Eric Alterman

  • GET UNLIMITED DIGITAL ACCESS FOR LESS THAN $3 A MONTH!


  • October 7, 1999

    You’re Not Entitled!

    According to the 1996 welfare law, Gail Aska was a model recipient.

    Karen Houppert

  • October 7, 1999

    Bradley Does Healthcare

    With his recent speech on healthcare, Bill Bradley has moved the worsening plight of the uninsured back into the spotlight.

    Jacob S. Hacker

  • September 30, 1999

    Standardized Schools

    Wielding high-stakes tests, a noisy alliance of politicians, corporate CEOs and media pundits seems intent on standardizing education, proclaiming that every kid in America should march in lockst

    Susan Ohanian

  • September 30, 1999

    Swatting at Art

    After successfully attacking jaywalkers with curbside barriers and adult-oriented businesses with zoning curbs, New York Mayor Rudolph Giuliani is now waging war on two fronts at once, to stamp o

    Art Winslow

  • September 30, 1999

    Noise From Underground

    For more information about Positive Force, or to send donations to the Arthur S. Flemming Center, write to Positive Force, 3510 North 8th Street, Arlington, VA 22201. Checks should be made payable to Emmaus Services for the Aging.

    Johnny Temple

x