Stories by AlterNet Staff

subscribe to AlterNet Staff's feed

Posted on: Nov 7, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The director takes to Real Time to defend himself against what he calls "unfair" criticism.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2015, Source: AlterNet

For awhile it looked like they were going to hug.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

What just happened?

Posted on: Sep 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The comedian broke down one of the major problems with our criminal justice system.

Posted on: May 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

This week Rupert Murdoch acquired Harlequin, the publishing company known for its erotic romance novels.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

"Is the problem that you can't follow instructions, or is Jesus just dicking you around?" Maher asks.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Robert Greenwald and his Brave New Foundation debuts their feature-length film, an exposé of the right-wing brothers' massive reach.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2011, Source: Free Speech TV

Progressives are convening in Washington, D.C., to build the movement that will reclaim the American dream for all Americans. Watch here for ongoing coverage.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Thousands of nurses and their allies are converging today on Congressional offices--in this exclusive video report, they explain why.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet/The Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute

In a four-part series examining the latest incarnation of the right, AlterNet partnered with the Investigative Fund at The Nation Institute to expose the Tea Party movement.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2010, Source: Money-Driven Medicine

Republicans promised thwart the appointment of Donald Berwick to head the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, so Obama gave him a recess appointment.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A new documentary follows four girls as they grapple with body image issues, unhealthy and confusing media images and the dangers of drug and alcohol abuse.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Ellison still fighting.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

In his weekly address, President Obama and the First Lady give thanks to American troops.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The Progressive Change Campaign Committee is hitting the president hard -- with his own words -- for backing a health-care bill with a mandate and no public option.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Sex and relationships writer Liz Langley wrote some of the sexiest -- and smartest -- stories about the politics and culture of sex this year.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

With no public option and no Medicare buy-in, the Senate bill is not worth voting for, the former DNC chairman tells "Countdown."

Posted on: Dec 8, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The Senate tabled an amendment offered by Ben Nelson, D-Neb., that would have replicated the Stupak language.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Appearing on C-SPAN's <em>Washington Journal</em>, AlterNet's Washington bureau chief took on conservative blogger James Joyner about health-care reform and more.

Pages