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Is This the Next Indiana Senator? Is This the Next Indiana Senator?

The Nation picks the top six candidates most likely to succeed Indiana's Sen. Evan Bayh.

Feb 17, 2010 / Photo Essay / The Nation

Who Dat? Dat’s the Super Bowl Champs! Who Dat? Dat’s the Super Bowl Champs!

The New Orleans Saints won Super Bowl 44. I can't believe I'm even typing the words. Five years ago this was the team considered most likely to be moved to Los Angeles. Four and a ...

Feb 8, 2010 / Books & the Arts / Dave Zirin

Understanding Massachusetts Understanding Massachusetts

The Bay State election results are a chapter in a story that predates Obama's presidency.

Jan 28, 2010 / Feature / Jonathan Schell

Governor Meg Whitman? Governor Meg Whitman?

Katrina vanden Heuvel sits on a panel questioning GOP frontrunner, Meg Whitman, on her bid for California's gubernatorial seat.

Jan 28, 2010 / Video / MSNBC

Massachusetts Meltdown Massachusetts Meltdown

What the wake-up call is really telling us.

Jan 21, 2010 / Editorial / The Editors

American Idle American Idle

As GM shutters a plant, an Ohio city in decline struggles to imagine a future.

Jan 21, 2010 / Feature / Christopher Phelps

Standing Up for Change Standing Up for Change

A growing number of Californians are organizing to develop solutions.

Jan 21, 2010 / Feature / Sasha Abramsky

West Coast Wasteland West Coast Wasteland

Savage budget cuts and political dysfunction are tearing California's social infrastructure apart.

Jan 21, 2010 / Feature / Sasha Abramsky

Coakley’s Loss: Pie in the President’s Face Coakley’s Loss: Pie in the President’s Face

Martha Coakley's loss in Massachusetts put on display the monumental miscalculations by which Obama has governed.

Jan 20, 2010 / Editorial / William Greider

Faculty Protest Texas Football Coach’s Raise Faculty Protest Texas Football Coach’s Raise

University of Texas football coach Mack Brown is getting a $2 million bonus while the rest of campus is tightening its belt.

Jan 5, 2010 / Column / Dave Zirin and Snehal Shingavi

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