Stories by Katrina vanden Heuvel

Katrina vanden Heuvel is editor of The Nation. subscribe to Katrina vanden Heuvel's feed

Posted on: May 8, 2014, Source: The Nation

The U.S. would do well to emulate its European neighbors' Robin Hood Tax.

Posted on: May 2, 2014, Source: The Nation

Why is nobody taking the U.S. to task for its latest unilateral war, this time against Russia?

Posted on: Mar 4, 2014, Source: The Washington Post

It is time to reduce tensions and create possibility with Russia, not flex rhetorical muscles and fan the flames of folly.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2013, Source: The Nation

Let’s put an end to the “war on drugs” that has ruined so many lives.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2013, Source: The Nation

The WFP is the most persistent threat to the power of business interests in the Empire State.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2013, Source: The Washington Post

The day of the sequester was the same as any other for Wall Street: Billions of dollars in profits were made off of trillions of dollars in financial transactions.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2012, Source: Comment Is Free

Americans need to stand up, to fight; we cannot dispassionately let the right impose its will upon us because we believe we're closer to spiritual enlightenment than they are.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2011, Source: The Nation

$209 million isn't enough. Revoke Massey's corporate charter.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2011, Source: The Nation

What the Terrible Ten and their kind would have you believe is that we can no longer afford safety net programs due to the budget deficit. They're wrong.

Posted on: May 19, 2011, Source: The Nation

Democrats should use this moment to seize the overwhelming bipartisan sentiment across this country that we need to curb the influence of money in our elections.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2010, Source: The Nation

How you can get involved in New York State's liveliest progressive political force.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2010, Source: The Nation

The big boys are back, and for America's wealthiest, the money machine is humming again.

Posted on: Apr 29, 2010, Source:

A vote on legislation demanding a timetable for withdrawal from Afghanistan could could come up in the next two weeks. Let Congress know you support the bill.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2010, Source: The Nation

The Modern-day Slavery Museum will not poach visitors from Disneyworld, that's for sure. But it will serve as a forceful reminder that slavery is far from extinct.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2010, Source: The Nation

Obama's biggest mistake was to let his base stagnate after being elected.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2010, Source:

"This story is bigger than ACORN. And that's what we're going to try to get folks to continue to focus on."

Posted on: Dec 28, 2009, Source:

There is increasing evidence that the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan are fueling a radicalization of young Muslims in the United States.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2009, Source:

We're in the midst of a defining moment in the health care debate. Now's not the time to let up pressure.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2009, Source: The Nation

The former Soviet leader on his push for a peaceful dissolution of the Russian empire, and his idea that the US should follow suit.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2009, Source: tracks who has taken a stand, listing phone numbers so you can call and ask legislators to do the right thing.