Day: January 15, 2011

The Early Days Of The Nation Magazine

FOR PEOPLE TRYING to understand the bankruptcy of American liberalism, there is probably no better place to start than The Nation magazine. I first began subscribing to The Nation in the 1980s when Reagan was in the White House. As a general rule of thumb,


Right-wing and liberal media fawn over Obama speech

By Patrick Martin  15 January 2011  [print_link] President Obama’s Wednesday night speech at a memorial service for the victims of the Tucson massacre has been hailed by all sections of the corporate-controlled media, both liberal and conservative. Its main theme—opposing any political analysis of the