No, We Do Not Need New Anti-Terrorism Laws to Combat Right-Wing Extremists | The Nation
In the wake of the storming of the Capitol, many people have begun calling to expand the War on Terror. This would be a grave error.
The Enablers of Insurrection Should Be Ostracized | The Nation
A corrupt and seditious president has constructed a system of impunity. But there are still ways to punish those who helped him.
Georgia Senators Loeffler and Perdue Are Campaigning Against Democracy | The Nation
First, they embraced Trump’s scheme to nullify almost 5 million Georgia votes. Now, they’re trying to suppress absentee voting in their own runoffs.
Are Bill Gates’s Billions Distorting Public Health Data? | The Nation
Thanks to the Microsoft founder’s support, the IHME can make its own rules about how to track global health. That’s a problem.
Joe Biden’s Presidency Depends on Georgia | The Nation
A pair of runoff elections in the state could end Mitch McConnell’s destructive tenure as Senate majority leader.
How Georgia Turned Blue | The Nation
An exceptionally talented activist and leader, a new model of organizing, and years of tireless work—that’s how you change the system.
The Supreme Court Has Never Been on the Side of Working People | The Nation
If Democrats could acknowledge it’s a political institution, they’d have a chance to harness its power.
A White House Adviser Was Involved in Surveillance of Protesters | The Nation
Formerly a Middle East adviser to Mike Pence, an intelligence official central to DHS’s Portland operation has not been made available for congressional testimony.
Texas and the Long Tail of Voter Suppression | The Nation
As the growing number of Black and Latinx voters threaten the GOP’s stranglehold on power, attempts to limit safe voting options during the pandemic reveal a deeper sickness in Texas politics.
Federal Agencies Tapped Protesters’ Phones in Portland | The Nation
Homeland Security has not yet come clean to the public about the full extent of its intelligence operations in Portland.
The DNC Refuses To Address The Elephant In The Room | The Nation
The Supreme Court will be lost for a generation if Biden loses, dooming almost all progressive policy ideas. But no Democrats are talking about it.
Progressives, Get Ready To Push Biden And Harris | The Nation
Putting a Biden-Harris administration in power will not guarantee the change this country needs.
The First Night Of The DNC Felt Like A Really Brutal Doctor’s Appointment | The Nation
While the Democrats worked overtime to convey how sick the country is, they forgot to mention how they’re going to save us.
Homeland Security Is Quietly Tying Antifa To Foreign Powers | The Nation
An intelligence report obtained exclusively by The Nation mentions several Americans, including a left-wing podcast host.
Playing War While Dressed To Kill In Portland | The Nation
Trump’s agents are outfitted as military special operations, not just soldiers. Their violence is no surprise.
How The DHS Can Still Arrest Journalists In Portland | The Nation
In spite of a federal restraining order, a leaked document describes when DHS agents can still arrest journalists and legal observers.
Call Trump’s Tactics What They Are: Fascist
Honest officials have begun to use the “f” word in describing the president's assaults on American cities and the right to dissent.
Why Are Mayors Inviting Trump’s Federal Agents Into Their Cities? | The Nation
The Trump administration’s “anti-crime,” anti-cities agenda goes beyond sending DHS agents to Portland, and some mayors are fine with that.
A House Bill Would Require Feds To Identify Themselves | The Nation
Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez will introduce the legislation, following controversial arrests in Portland.
John Lewis Never Stopped Bending The Arc Toward Justice | The Nation
In the last days of his life, the civil rights icon hailed Black Lives Matter protesters: “They’re going to help redeem the soul of America.”