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Alex Jung is an editorial intern at AlterNet.
White Liberals Have White Privilege Too!
Posted on: Dec 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Ten misunderstandings white liberals have about race.
Readers Write: Christian Ex-Gays Try to 'Cure' Homosexuality
Posted on: Dec 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet
AlterNet readers weigh in on "sexual reorientation therapy."
U.S. Commits, Lies About Domestic Human Rights Violations
Posted on: Dec 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Human rights violations taint almost every social sector in the U.S.
Veterans Make Up One Quarter of US Homeless, Here Are Some of Their Stories [VIDEO]
Posted on: Nov 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet
If we are to demonstrate our true patriotism, then we must rehabilitate the present and future lives of those veterans who carried the biggest burdens of our declarations of war.
Faking Your Way to Good Health
Posted on: Oct 30, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Trendy nutrient-infused drinks like Diet Coke Plus and VitaminWater may be hip, but are they healthy?
Noose Hung on Door of Black Columbia University Professor
Posted on: Oct 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Alex Jung: The noose, a chilling representation of an overt form of white supremacy, has returned as a specter of something that never actually went away.
Will New Food Labels Make Americans Thinner?
Posted on: Oct 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet
The line between health education and marketing just got blurrier.
Readers Write: Pornography, Patriarchy and Power
Posted on: Sep 28, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Our discussion on pornography revisited. Second of two parts.
College Students Fight for Their Right to Say "F**k Bush"
Posted on: Sep 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Alex Jung: Angry students and faculty call for the firing of a college newspaper editor at their own peril.
Is Your Couch Toxic?
Posted on: Sep 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Alex Jung: Furniture is now on the list of ordinary objects that make the average home a veritable minefield of toxins.
Sagging Your Pants? Risk a Fine Or Jail Time
Posted on: Aug 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Alex Jung: Pant-saggers in Mansfield, LA can be fined $150 (plus court costs) or be thrown into jail up to 15 days. Seriously?
The Racial Divide of America's Youth: Whites Happier Than Everyone Else
Posted on: Aug 29, 2007, Source: AlterNet
Alex Jung: Success is often measured by opportunity and privilege, where people of color are lacking.
Is It Time to Legalize Drugs? [VIDEO]
Posted on: Aug 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet
The United States has spent hundreds of billions of dollars trying to stop the flow of drugs into the country. But many of these substances are now easier to get than ever.
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