Special Edition of The Nation – Highlights

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In the March 3, 2014 issue of The Nation: http://ow.ly/tB8lE

EQUALITY

Jessica Valenti | The Empowerment Elite Claims Feminism
As the movement enjoys a star moment, “controversial” issues risk being left behind.

http://ow.ly/tBboy

Betsy Reed | How Universal Pre-K Could Redistribute Wealth — Right Here, Right Now
The case for Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan does not actually require copious amounts of data on long-term educational outcomes.

http://ow.ly/tB89G

INTERNATIONAL

Stephen F. Cohen | Distorting Russia
How the American media misrepresent Putin, Sochi and Ukraine.

http://ow.ly/tBbkA

Yasmine Ryan | How One Country Emerged From the Arab Spring With a Democratic State
In Tunisia, secularists and Islamists produced a landmark constitution-without Western interference.

http://ow.ly/tBbmN

GOVERNMENT INSTITUTIONS

William Greider | Why the Federal Reserve Needs an Overhaul
This 100-year-old antique is undemocratic, too close to elite banking interests and often blind to the economic conditions that affect most Americans.

http://ow.ly/tBblG

John Nichols | Why We Need a Bank at the Post Office
Senator Elizabeth Warren points out that reviving this old institution would provide basic services to millions of underserved Americans.

http://ow.ly/tB8f8

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posted by Cynthia
02/27/14