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As a whole, the US is currently 11th worldwide and fifth among developed nations for Covid-19 deaths.Trump says US Covid-19 deaths would be low if you excluded blue states. That’s wrong.|German Lopez|September 17, 2020|Vox
The region’s nations have all had their eyes on the prize since the discovery of gas there a few years ago.Butterfly Effect: The Next U.S.-Russia Conflict Theater Could be the Mediterranean|Charu Kasturi|September 17, 2020|Ozy
Their decisions will almost inevitably make the nation more divided, with those worst off relegated to a nightmare future in which they are left to fend for themselves.Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration|by Abrahm Lustgarten, photography by Meridith Kohut|September 15, 2020|ProPublica
As a nation, we became inured to a national death toll that has only recently dropped below a thousand people a day.America Is About to Lose Its 200,000th Life to Coronavirus. How Many More Have to Die?|by Stephen Engelberg|September 14, 2020|ProPublica
A downtown federal jail now has one of the steepest numbers of active cases in any federal prison facility in the nation.Morning Report: Downtown Jail Outbreak Goes From Bad to Worse|Voice of San Diego|September 11, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The television networks interrupt their broadcasts to take the nation directly to Selma.Dr. King Goes to Hollywood: The Flawed History of ‘Selma’|Gary May|January 2, 2015|DAILY BEAST
And besides, as a nation, we hold this truth to be self-evident: resolutions are made to be broken.
We are a nation in which a few rotten apples are spoiling different barrels.
It was a reminder that, as Beyoncé once sang, “Perfection is the disease of a nation,” and her family is hardly flawless.Yoncé Said Knock You Out: The Solange and Jay Z Story|Kevin O’Keeffe|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The United States was not founded as a Christian nation, no matter how many zealots wish it had been.
The rest of the nation took no part at first in the quarrel.The History of Louisiana|Le Page Du Pratz
Good civilian qualities are the ones that will in the end win a nation's battles.The Great Illusion|Norman Angell
If there is only one woman in the nation who claims the right to vote, she ought to have it.An English Grammar|W. M. Baskervill and J. W. Sewell
The attempt to fix certain opinions on the nation which were pleasing Liberty of the press.
It has conscripted a portion, a relatively small portion, of the men of the Nation.Right Above Race|Otto Hermann Kahn
British Dictionary definitions for nation
- a federation of tribes, esp American Indians
- the territory occupied by such a federation