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John Nichols

John Nichols

John Nichols, a pioneering political blogger, has written The Nation's Online Beat since 1999, is their Washington DC correspondent, and contributing writer for The Progressive and In These Times. He is also the associate editor of the Capital Times, the daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin. His articles have appeared in The New York Times, Chicago Tribune and dozens of other newspapers, and he is a frequent guest on radio and television programs as a commentator on politics and media issues. Nichols lives in Madison, Wisconsin and Washington, DC.

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John Nichols

John Nichols

John Nichols, a pioneering political blogger, has written The Nation's Online Beat since 1999, is their Washington DC correspondent, and contributing writer for The Progressive and In These Times. He is also the associate editor of the Capital Times, the daily newspaper in Madison, Wisconsin. His articles have appeared in The New York Times, Chicago Tribune and dozens of other newspapers, and he is a frequent guest on radio and television programs as a commentator on politics and media issues. Nichols lives in Madison, Wisconsin and Washington, DC.

Other articles by this author

2016 0505karlin cat

In Cowboy Capitalism, High Technology Worsens Economic Inequities

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt

2013 0813do cat

Money and the Corporate Media Are Gagging Democracy

By Robert McChesney and John Nichols, Nation Books | Book Excerpt