Nausicaa Renner is the Senior Politics Editor. She was previously the digital editor at Columbia Journalism Review. She was also a senior editor at n+1. Prior to that, she was an associate editor at Boston Review. She is a Chicago native and a graduate of the University of Chicago.
Don’t Tell Cable Pundits That Bernie Sanders Is Leading Nationally Among Black Voters
MSNBC pundits were so excited about Biden’s win in South Carolina that they wrote off Sanders’s national support among black and young people.
As House Impeaches Trump, Senate Carnage Plods Along
While impeachment dominates the news cycle, Trump’s policies accelerating the border crisis are held up as “achievements” in Congress, with little Democratic pushback.
“If It’s Gonna Come Out, It’s Gonna Come Out the Right Way”: Heroes of Torture Report Movie Are Lauded for Dodging Reporters
A choice moment in “The Report” comes when Dianne Feinstein asks Daniel J. Jones what he thinks of Edward Snowden. “I think he’s a traitor,” she says.
Massachusetts Unions Vote to Vet Presidential Candidates on Medicare for All, Breaking With Labor’s Top Brass
The Massachusetts AFL-CIO unanimously passed a resolution that makes supporting Medicare for All a prerequisite for a presidential endorsement.