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Two Wars, Two Generations

Bryan Cranston, Steve Carell, and Laurence Fishburne on the set of Last Flag Flying. (Amazon Studios / Wilson Webb) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back! Sign up for Take Action Now and we’ll send you three…

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Despite ‘Sanctuary City’ Status, Chicago Police Feed Trump’s Deportation Machine

Demonstrators protest Donald Trump’s immigration policies at Terminal 5 of O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, January 29, 2017. (AP Photo / Patrick Gorski) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back! Sign up for Take Action Now and…

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Robert Mueller’s End Game: Is Trump’s Impeachment a Possibility?

Robert Mueller departs the US Capitol following a closed-door meeting with members of the Senate Judiciary Committee on June 21, 2017. (Associated Press) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back! Sign up for Take Action Now and…

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Pregnant Immigrants Say They’ve Been Denied Medical Care in Detention Centers

A pregnant woman who is seeking asylum has her picture taken by a US Customs and Border patrol officer in McAllen, Texas, on May 10, 2017. (Reuters / Carlos Barria) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back!…

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The Disturbing Parallels Between US Policing at Home and Military Tactics Abroad

Law enforcement officers fire tear gas to disperse a crowd protesting the shooting of 18-year-old Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri. (AP Photo / Charlie Riedel) EDITOR’S NOTE:&nbspThis article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To stay on top of important articles like these, sign up to receive the latest updates from TomDispatch.com. Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is…

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Donald Trump Just Threatened to Leave Puerto Ricans to Die

Puerto Ricans look for food in an empty supermarket. The island is facing a massive food shortage. (Reuters / Alvin Baez) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back! Sign up for Take Action Now and we’ll send…

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ICAN Drops the Bomb on Nuclear Weapons

Beatrice Fihn, left, Executive Director of the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, speaks during a press conference on October 6, 2017. (Martial Trezzini / Keystone via AP) Want more independent journalism? Sign up for The Nation Daily. Thank you for signing up. For more from The Nation, check out our latest issue. Subscribe now for as little as $2 a month! Support Progressive Journalism The Nation is reader supported: Chip in $10 or more to help us continue to write about the issues that matter. Fight Back! Sign up…

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Ai Weiwei on Refugees: They Are Part of Us

Life vests at Skala Sykamnias, the stretch of coast where most boats from Turkey arrive on Lesbos. (Kia Mistilis) Human Flow is Ai Weiwei’s amazing documentary on the global refugee crisis. He’s our greatest political artist—here he talks about his first feature film, shot in 23 countries and dozens of refugee camps. It opens in New York and Washington on October 13 and Los Angeles October 20. Ad Policy Plus: a special investigation conducted by The Nation: How America’s biggest bank paid its fine for the 2008 mortgage crisis—with phony…

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Harvey Weinstein, Hollywood Predator

Harvey Weinstein photographed in Sun Valley, Idaho, this year. (AP / Rob Latour) “He appeared in a bathrobe and asked if he could Ad Policy give her a massage or she could watch him shower, she recalled in an interview.” —The New York Times He hit on starlets and on stars.He saw this as a perk of power.Were some so desperate they agreedTo watch while Harvey took a shower? It sounds more like a captor’s threat,Delivered with a scary glower:“Reveal all secrets that you knowOr you’ll watch Harvey take a…

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Letters From the October 30, 2017, Issue

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