Stories by Adele M. Stan

Adele M. Stan is AlterNet's senior Washington editor, and a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan. subscribe to Adele M. Stan's feed

Posted on: May 4, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The Ron Paul campaign's latest hijinks have Mitt Romney operatives in a tizzy.

Posted on: May 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Morello says working-class folk and union people shouldn't just fight bad legislation -- they should put forward their own agenda for a better world.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

At 87, Schlafly is still on the warpath, gracing any podium that will have her with a font of barbed quips, bad facts and bitter resentment.

Posted on: Apr 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Mitt Romney's campaign welcomed the endorsement of a washed-up rock-n-roller who said President Obama could "suck on my machine gun." Where's the outrage?

Posted on: Apr 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney and Santorum huddled with religious-right leaders over Easter week. Did those meetings determine Santorum's fate?

Posted on: Apr 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

An FBI investigation, a new documentary, and a negative court ruling: here's a look inside the Kochs' worst week in a while.

Posted on: Mar 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

To the corporate media, the machinations of the 1 percent's most infamous poster boys might look like old news. But for regular Americans, it's a fight for their lives.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Santorum celebrated his defeat by denying climate change. Romney celebrated his win with a lightbulb lie. And a prominent pollster said voters are stupid. Pattern?

Posted on: Mar 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

What's stunning about this year's crop of endorsers is the torrent of venom, mendacity and absurdity that spills from their mouths and pens.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

With the outcome of Super Tuesday a jumbled mess, why haven't the sugar daddies of the right come together to anoint an opponent to Obama?

Posted on: Mar 4, 2012, Source: AlterNet

I'm just a campaign-trail reporter trying to cover a big event in the U.S. presidential campaign at which four candidates will speak. But I'm banned without explanation.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney claimed victory in his must-win native state of Michigan, but as a weakened candidate with a narrow margin. Arizona was kinder to him.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The thought of living under a neo-theocracy makes me kind of queasy.

Posted on: Feb 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

If Santorum gets to bear the standard for the GOP, the party moves even further to the right. Here's a taste of what's on that plate.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet

With Catholic leaders and churchgoers turning their backs on the bishops, the men who rule the church are watching their political power wane.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

We expect the climate denial and the race-baiting. But what was surprising was the sheer stupidity of some of the candidates' assertions at CPAC.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Birth control is under attack by all of the candidates competing for the Republican presidential nomination.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2012, Source: AlterNet

In what may go down in history as one of the weirdest post-primary speeches ever, Gingrich seems to declare war on the Republican Party.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

In his State of the Union message, Obama succeeded in painting the GOP as obstructionist, and came down hard on the banks.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Media create the storyline, choosing which timeworn nuggets to play up, which controversies to amplify and which extras get selected to play the role of the 'typical' voter.