Beautiful New York

A Celebration of the City

It Happened Today in New York City

07-06 NationOn July 6, 1865, Edwin Lawrence Godkin began publication of the weekly magazine, The Nation. Initially intended as a voice in support of civil rights, the magazine has expanded to become “the flagship of the left” and is now the oldest continuously published weekly magazine in the U.S.

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