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Nation Conversations features exclusive audio of Nation forums, events, seminars and salons.

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Sal Albanese: Poverty Is New York's Main Issue

6/19/2013
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As part ofThe Nations mayoral candidate series, Albanese explains why fixing the education system must begin with a commitment to early learning.

Duration: 00:04:29


Bill de Blasio: New York's 'Tale of Two Cities'

5/9/2013
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As part ofThe Nations mayoral candidate series, de Blasio gives his views on how to tackle economic inequality, including taxing the wealthy and investing in early childhood education.

Duration: 00:14:36


John Liu: An 'Out of Control' Wealth Gap Is Holding New York City Back

4/29/2013
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The difference between rich and poor is stunting economic growth, the mayoral candidate says.

Duration: 00:09:08


Obama Wants Quality Preschool for All Kids—Will We Get It?

2/20/2013
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Whats next for early childhood education? The Nations Bryce Covert talks with Dana Goldstein and Melissa Lazarin about the policy and politics of universal preschool.

Duration: 00:24:44


Will Congress Deliver on Immigration Reform?

2/8/2013
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What can we expect from comprehensive immigration reform? In this Nation Conversation, Aura Bogado breaks down the range of possibilities for Americas undocumented.

Duration: 00:17:47


How Much Is Obama Willing to Sacrifice?

1/25/2013
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The New Republics Jonathan Cohn talks withThe Nations Bryce Covert and George Zornick about what Obama canand shouldtackle in his second term.

Duration: 00:26:27


The Wrong Responses to Gun Violence

1/18/2013
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Obamas order to increase school resource officers only contributes to the worrying rise of the school-to-prison pipeline.

Duration: 00:25:23


The Twisted History—and Future—of Gun Control

1/11/2013
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Rick Perlstein joins Bryce Covert and George Zornick to explore the serpentine shifts and strange bedfellows of gun control politics.

Duration: 00:22:32


Winners and Losers in Washington's Debt Deal

1/4/2013
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What really happened on Capitol Hill this week, and a look ahead to the budget battles on the horizon.

Duration: 00:14:40


Sharif Abdel Kouddous: Egypt Is on a Precipice

12/6/2012
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Provoking images of the 2011 protests, unrest and violence is again rocking Egypt after Mohamed Morsis latest power play. On November 26, the Egyptian president issued a decree that gave him nearly absolute power until a new constitution is ratified. The whole point of this revolution was not that people were upset with Mubarak.... They wanted to change the way they were governed, says Nation correspondent Sharif Abdel Kouddous in this conversation with Associate Editor Liliana Segura.

Duration: 00:07:45


Michael T. Klare: Romney's Extremist Energy Plan

10/25/2012
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Mitt Romneys energy plan would roll back 50 years of environmental protections.

Duration: 00:10:24


Yehuda Shaul: Breaking the Silence on Occupied Palestine

10/18/2012
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Breaking the Silence collects testimonies from Israeli soldiers who served or are serving in the occupied territories.

Duration: 00:08:46


Pedro Noguera: Beyond the Chicago Teachers Union Strike

9/20/2012
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Unions need to be at the forefront of improving public education across the country.

Duration: 00:10:47


Astra Taylor: Your Debt Is Not Your Fault!

9/13/2012
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Occupy activists are moving debt from the personal to the political.

Duration: 00:10:00


Howard Dean: The Case for Obama

9/6/2012
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The former DNC chair predicts an Obama victory, says the future of the Supreme Court at stake.

Duration: 00:05:30


John Nichols: Will the RNC Be a Success for the GOP?

8/30/2012
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The Republican National Convention in Tampa will give the Democrats plenty to respond to in Charlotte next week.

Duration: 00:07:58


Sharif Abdel Kouddous: Life in a Syrian Town Under Siege

8/23/2012
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Indiscriminate shelling is a daily reality in Zabadani, where nonviolent protests turned to guns after the regime began killing protesters.

Duration: 00:11:03


Robert Reich: Mitt Romney's Casino Capitalism

8/16/2012
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Romney and his kind turned much of our economy into a betting parlorhow did he ever become a serious candidate for the presidency?

Duration: 00:08:51


Steve Wasserman: Amazon.com's Takeover

8/9/2012
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As a bookseller, Amazon has left no corner of the publishing world untouched. What will happen as it ventures into publishing original content?

Duration: 00:15:54


Peter Kornbluh: How WikiLeaks Changed Latin America

8/2/2012
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The WikiLeaks cables not only uncovered extensive Washington influence in the region, it also ushered in a new age of investigative journalism.

Duration: 00:08:20

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