Katrina vanden Heuvel

Katrina vanden Heuvel

Katrina vanden Heuvel is an American editor and publisher. She is the editor, publisher, and part-owner of the magazine The Nation. She has been the magazine's editor since 1995.

 

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Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 1:15pm
Trump’s Falsehoods on Election Rigging Are at Odds With Reality
Even before he walked onto the debate stage Monday night at Hofstra University, Donald Trump was complaining that his first head-to-head contest with Hillary Clinton was not fair. “The system is being rigged,” he charged last week . “They want the host to go after Trump.” For the Republican nominee...
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Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 11:30am
Edward Snowden Is the Perfect Candidate for a Presidential Pardon
Edward Snowden is the former National Security Agency contractor who risked his job, his prestige and his freedom to expose the NSA’s secret mass surveillance programs that trampled the privacy rights of Americans. For that, he has earned the gratitude of millions of Americans and the loathing of...
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Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 1:45pm
No One Is Asking Clinton or Trump About the No. 1 Threat to Security
Last week we saw another installment of the media malpractice that has plagued the 2016 campaign. NBC’s Matt Lauer was widely criticized for his performance moderating the network’s Commander-in-Chief Forum, especially his failure to correct Donald Trump’s repetition of the lie that he opposed the...
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Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 12:30pm
Will Trump’s Poisonous Politics Leave Lasting Damage?
Donald Trump is mainstreaming hate. That was the central message of Hillary Clinton’s speech last week in Reno, Nev., where she detailed Trump’s record of stoking racism and conspiracy theories. “From the start,” she declared, “Donald Trump has built his campaign on prejudice and paranoia.” Clinton...
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Tuesday, August 16, 2016 - 9:45am
The Phony Populism of Donald Trump
Last week, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump suggested that “Second Amendment people” could rise up against Hillary Clinton if she wins the election and called President Obama “the founder of ISIS.” He also delivered a policy speech at the Detroit Economic Club that, understandably,...
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Tuesday, August 9, 2016 - 10:30am
The Sanders Movement Is Only Just Beginning
Here they come. While the media focuses on the spectacle of Donald Trump’s implosion, what Jane Sanders calls the “next chapter” of the Sanders political revolution is already beginning. Last week, Pramila Jayapal , one of the rising stars of the Bernie Sanders movement, won a decisive victory in...
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Tuesday, June 21, 2016 - 11:00am
How Billionaires, Corporations and Secretive Governments Curtail Press Freedom
James Madison once wrote , “A popular Government, without popular information, or the means of acquiring it, is but a Prologue to a Farce or a Tragedy; or, perhaps both.” Nearly two centuries later, the tragic farce that is Donald Trump’s presidential campaign is making a mockery of the right to...
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Tuesday, June 7, 2016 - 1:30pm
Clinton May Take the Nomination, But Sanders Has Won the Debate
Eight years ago today , Hillary Clinton ended her presidential campaign after a long and bitter Democratic primary fight. Tonight, by the time the votes are counted in California, Clinton is expected to secure enough delegates (including pledged delegates and endorsing superdelegates) to make her...
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Tuesday, May 31, 2016 - 11:00am
A New Campaign to Hold Wall Street Accountable Emerges
Wall Street’s big banks remain too big to fail and its bankers apparently too big to jail. If Wall Street is ever once more to serve Main Street rather than sabotage it, citizens will have to do the heavy lifting. Last week, a three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 2nd Circuit...
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Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
Progressive Women Are Running for Office all over the Country
With Donald Trump’s misogyny under the microscope, Democrats could have a secret weapon on their side between now and November: not “the woman’s card,” as Trump has called it, but the actual progressive women who will appear on ballots nationwide. Hillary Clinton’s bid to become the first woman...
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