Today I’m returning us to the young Jonathan Schell, the boy who, knowing so little but so terribly open, landed in Vietnam in 1966 and...helped shape our thinking and our world.
Watch the livestream of Gary Younge in conversation with Mychal Denzel Smith and Jeanne Theoharis discussing his book The Speech at 7pm on November 1st.
Katha Pollitt is a likable poet who takes imaginative leaps in time, from a common subway scene to the Persian king Xerxes surveying his army.
Earlier this year, John Nichols published his latest work, from Nation Books, Uprising, which combines stellar reporting with a genuine hopefulness for the political potential of the mass protests in Wisconsin...
Earlier this week, Nation Books author and Institute Senior Fellow Chris Hedges announced that he was suing the US President and the Secretary of Defense.
Institute Fellow Naomi Klein spoke to the Occupy Wall Street protesters last night. This is a longer version of her speech.
Adweek published this Q&A with the Institute's own Joe Conason yesterday, about his recently launched daily political e-newsletter, National Memo.