Day 2 of our South Africa tour: the group met Judge Albie Sachs (back row, 2nd from right), a leader of the anti-apartheid struggle and chief architect of SA's 1st democratic constitution, in his home. He says he is impressed by the energy of today's student movements.
Day 1 of The Nation's inaugural tour through South Africa: First Cape Town, where Prof. Ciraj Rassool spoke about the 60,000 people forcibly evicted from the area during apartheid, then to Khayelitsha township to meet Rosalie Mashable, who runs a thriving local community center.
last weekend, I attended a conference of far right media figures and politicians from the US, Germany, and Poland: all demonstrated a fluency in the language of white identity, civilizational conflict, and paranoia thenation.com/article/how-co…
Attempted rape of a 15-year-old—by a 17-year-old—36 years ago: @KathaPollitt
on Brett Kavanaugh on @thenation
Our 2019 calendar features work artists including Edel Rodriguez, Curt Merlo, Eric Drooker and Nurul Hana Anwar; plus historical dates of note. Get yours while you still can! bit.ly/2OkGjAP
will deliver the Jonathan Schell Memorial Lecture on the Fate of the Earth on Tuesday, October 9th @TheNewSchool
Tickets are free and available here: bit.ly/2PBqWEy #nuclearban #TPNW
Is the IMF really for reducing inequality? @atossaaraxia
explains on @thenation
This past wknd Rep. @SteveKingIA
doubled down on his "We can't restore our civilization with other people's babies" tweet, got real racist abt Mexicans, and then refused to talk abt Puerto Rico.
A great 'Davos for Fascists' dispatch here from @_grendan thenation.com/article/davos-…
at the Phyllis Schlafly Gateway Eagle Council this weekend, @SteveKingIA
expounded upon one of his more infamous white nationalist tweets ("We can’t restore our civilization with somebody else’s babies"), articulating his racist worldview to great acclaim thenation.com/article/davos-…
Our 2019 calendar features work artists including Edel Rodriguez, Curt Merlo, Eric Drooker and Nurul Hana Anwar; plus historical dates of note. Get yours while you still can! bit.ly/2Olqx9b
The stability of the Amazon—the world's largest rainforest and the place often called the "lungs" of the planet—continues to concern scientists.
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and in collaboration with @thenation
On Sept. 20th, we welcome an all-star cast of debaters including @derekchollet
's Stephen F. Cohen, @UChicago
's John J. Mearsheimer, & @FDD
's Reuel Marc Grecht to debate the state of U.S. national security. smarturl.it/NationalSecuri…
Our new issue on the next financial crisis is out today: thenation.com/issue/october-…
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