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Posted on: Mar 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

In the last decade, record numbers of immigrants have fueled the greatest growth in public schools since the baby boom.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Under public pressure, insurance giant reveals recipients of $75 billion.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The report factored in both the costs and health benefits of different countries' systems, and found the U.S. way behind.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The new office is charged with working to ensure that women and girls are treated fairly in matters of public policy.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Experts say it's the first civil rights probe to focus on immigration enforcement.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Obama emphasized that the order would not "open the door" to human cloning.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Borrowing a page from the civil rights movement of the 1960s, reformers have taken their cause to churches.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2009, Source: AlterNet

A movement is underway to expose and curtail the industry's influence on students' classrooms and laboratories.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: AlterNet

An amazing and disturbing YouTube video that shows an American military officer trash-talking to a group of Iraqi police.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The CA Supreme Court heard oral arguments today on the constitutional validity of Proposition 8.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Obama has chosen a modest approach to health care reform, and that suits industry just fine.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Colbert slams O'Reilly for rumor-mongering about Caroline Kennedy.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Send us your pictures of Inauguration Day!

Posted on: Jan 13, 2009, Source: AlterNet

The execution-style shooting of 22-year-old Oscar Grant has sparked violent protests in Oakland and outrage throughout the country.

Posted on: Jan 8, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Here are some of the best essays submitted by members of the AlterNet community in our "100 Words for 100 Days" project.

Posted on: Dec 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Rove almost getting arrested, people giving Bush a piece of their mind, and police brutality in St. Paul are just a few that got people talking.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A state House panel recommended the state give $20,000 to victims of the eugenics program

Posted on: Dec 18, 2008, Source: PINKtank

Three CODEPINK activists traveled to Iran as citizen diplomats this November.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Bush's visit to Iraq isn't received with rose petals.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Witnesses are posting their reports on social media and networking sites.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The results of the Minnesota Senate race pitting the incumbent against Al Franken are close enough to trigger a recount.

Posted on: Nov 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

With the campaign over, terrifying new information has started to emerge about Sarah Palin.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Single women overwhelmingly voted for Obama -- and helped Democrats sweep election '08.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Some early numbers on a key demographic changing the American political landscape.

Posted on: Oct 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Presenting a roundup of Sarah Palin's most hilarious, shocking and scary statements since she was added to the McCain ticket.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet readers respond to the latest evidence of just how bad Sarah Palin is for an office that puts her a heartbeat away from the presidency.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The state's Supreme Court ruled that the ban on same-sex marriage denied gays and lesbians rights enjoyed by heterosexual couples.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Palin has taken to smearing Obama. But it's her own record that continues to yield alarming information, undermining her skills and credibility.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

After much arm-twisting, the financial giants get their pay-day.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

McCain will participate in tonight's debate.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Protests on Wall Street ... White House pow-wow flops ... Bailout plan implodes ... Obama will attend debate ... McCain's suspended campaign stunt.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The more time Sarah Palin spends on the national stage, the worse she gets.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama and McCain will meet with Bush ... Letterman mocks McCain ... Obama: "This is exactly the time when people need to hear from the candidates."

Posted on: Sep 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

You can help stop the economic hijacking before it's too late.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Here's a roundup of what opponents of the Bush-Paulson plan are saying.

Posted on: Sep 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

As she enters her second week as VP candidate, more shocking information emerges about Sarah Palin.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

McCain takes nation-wide lead in Gallup's head-to-head polling; remains in dead-heat according to Rasmussen, CNN and Hotline polls

Posted on: Sep 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It's time to shift the discussion about Palin to what really matters: her far-right views on the issues.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

First Saddam-era deal approved; UNICEF blasts Iraqi government for not investing in drinking water.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama appears to have done what he needed to during Dem convention.