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The New Yorker Cover Controversy The New Yorker Cover Controversy

Laura Flanders leads a panel discussion featuring Hendrik Hertzberg of The New Yorker about the controversial Barack Obama cover.

Jul 14, 2008 / Video / GRITtv

Hold China Accountable on Darfur Hold China Accountable on Darfur

Don't let Olympic fever obscure the role China plays in the Sudanese government's reign of terror, rape and killing.

Jul 14, 2008 / Editorial / Ruth Messinger and Jerry Fowler

Radio Nation with Laura Flanders Radio Nation with Laura Flanders

The Nation's Ari Melber and Jon Pincus tackle FISA, Elizabeth Holtzman talks impeachment--plus more on war resisters in Canada and the subprime mortgage crisis.

Jul 14, 2008 / Audio / Radio Nation

Exit Strategies: Confronting Faulty Grad Tests Exit Strategies: Confronting Faulty Grad Tests

A Tennessee student denied a valid high school diploma fights back.

Jul 10, 2008 / Third-Party Article / Latricia Wilson

Kai Wright Explains the Subprime Swindle Kai Wright Explains the Subprime Swindle

Nation magazine contributor Kai Wright discusses his July 14 article about the mortgage crisis and its effect on the black middle class.

Jul 10, 2008 / Video / The Nation Video and Brett Story

Can NASCAR Be Saved From Itself? Can NASCAR Be Saved From Itself?

For the last decade, NASCAR has tried to shed its legacy as a sport indelibly linked to the confederate flag.

Jul 9, 2008 / Column / Dave Zirin

Fox Attacks Michelle Obama Fox Attacks Michelle Obama

Fox's long history of racism is nothing new, but it has been particularly egregious when it comes to their coverage of the Obamas.

Jul 9, 2008 / Video / Brave New Films

Raging Against Rising Internet Repression Raging Against Rising Internet Repression

More than 200 bloggers, human rights activists, writers, journalists, hackers and IT experts have joined the fight against censorship on the web.

Jul 8, 2008 / Feature / Antony Loewenstein

Jesse Helms, American Bigot Jesse Helms, American Bigot

In death it's easy to dismiss Jesse Helms as a colorful buffoon or a relic of the bad old days of segregation and sexism, but that doesn't do his bigotry justice.

Jul 6, 2008 / Editorial / Lisa Duggan

Grand Theft Hoops: The Stealing of the Sonics Grand Theft Hoops: The Stealing of the Sonics

Two Oklahoma corporate raiders have stolen one of Seattle's most beloved sports franchises with an unlikely accomplice, the NBA's commissioner, David Stern.

Jul 3, 2008 / Column / Dave Zirin

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