The Nation (9-16 January 2012)

The Nation is the oldest regularly released weekly journal within the usa. The periodical, dedicated to politics and tradition, is self-described as "the flagship of the left." based on July 6, 1865.

"The kingdom should not the organ of any celebration, sect, or physique. it is going to, to the contrary, make an earnest attempt to carry to the dialogue of political and social questions a very severe spirit, and to salary struggle upon the vices of violence, exaggeration and misrepresentation during which a lot of the political writing of the day is marred."

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Monday, January nine, 2012

Gimme a P! Gimme an A! Gimme a T!...
Katha Pollitt rankings back. “Penn State’s Patriarchal Pastimes” [Dec. 5], her column concerning the Jerry Sandusky baby abuse scandal, blooms into a piece of writing approximately patriarchy in...

IS the area particularly more secure with out THE SOVIET UNION?
MIKHAIL GORBACHEV
Virtually all American statement in regards to the finish of the Soviet Union extols what the West is assumed to have received from that old occasion. in this 20th anniversary of the breakup, The Nation...

The Soviet Union’s Afterlife
by STEPHEN F. COHEN
Asked to guage the French Revolution approximately 2 hundred years later, the chinese language most advantageous Zhou Enlai was once famously suggested to have answered, “Too early to say.” although apocryphal, the lengthy perspective...

Back within the USSR
by VADIM NIKITIN
For such a lot 14-year-olds, the 1st yr of highschool is mortifying adequate with no need to make justifications for a complete kingdom. yet because the merely Russian child at a global tuition in England...

The innovative Honor Roll of 2011
by John Nichols
What a distinction a 12 months makes! final 12 months The Nation’s Honor Roll well-known brave, if usually lonely, battlers opposed to an austerity schedule, an ascendant Tea celebration and a Republican electoral wave that had placed Democrats, operating parents and the unions that characterize them at the protective nationwide....

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