Nathan C. Smolensky

Writer, Editor

A copywriter and marketing strategist by trade, Nathan Smolensky has also worked as a magazine editor, as the president of an educational nonprofit, and as a New York City schoolteacher.

As a longtime champion of non-partisan political innovation, Nathan has been associated previously with the Centrist Project (which later became Unite America) and with Unity2020. In 2018, he ran for congressional office as an independent candidate. Throughout these experiences, he maintained a presence as a political essayist and writer whose work has appeared in various publications, including Arc Digital.

As a writer with 2ndLook, Nathan is focused primarily on highlighting innovative solutions in the political sphere, getting to the root of longstanding issues, and helping to build a common language to break down tribal barriers and allow our national discourse to heal.
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Congress in Crisis: Assessing Our Broken Branch, Pt. II

Congress in Crisis: Assessing Our Broken Branch, Pt. II

How We Got Here, Why It's Getting Worse, & What We Can Do About It Editor’s Note: This is the second article in our two-part series on Congress. Part I…
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