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The Nation seeks paid interns [US]

The Nation seeks paid interns [US]

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March 02, 2013

College students in the United States who have completed their junior year can apply for an internship in New York or Washington.

Weekly magazine The Nation is seeking interns for the summer of 2013.

Seven editorial interns work with The Nation magazine. These interns' primary responsibilities include fact-checking and research, and are based in the magazine's New York City offices. Two additional interns, also based in the magazine’s New York City offices, work as Web editorial interns for TheNation.com.

One more editorial internship position is available in The Nation's Washington office. Two additional internship positions are also offered at the non-profit Nation Institute. One intern works primarily with the Institute’s progressive book imprint, Nation Books, while the other intern works with the Institute’s Investigative Fund. Both of these interns will also work on Institute-related projects and will be based at the Institute’s New York City offices.

All interns have the opportunity to write for TheNation.com and participate in career seminars with journalists, politicians and activists.

The internship is full time, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., five days a week. The summer 2013 session begins June 4 and ends August 16. There is a $150/week stipend.

The deadline for postmarked applications is March 1.

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