Stories by Arianna Huffington

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Posted on: Aug 24, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Thanks to a tidal wave of polls, focus groups, Powerpoint presentations, slideshows, studies, and laboratory dissections, we now know more about undecided voters than we do about almost anyone else involved in the 2004 campaign – including the candidates.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Levin was a celebrated columnist for the London Times, an intellectual with an encyclopedic knowledge of music.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2004, Source: AlterNet

McGreevey resigned on the same day that the California Supreme Court annulled the state's 4000 same-sex marriages, raising the question: What if the world were a more welcoming place?

Posted on: Jul 28, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Kerry's put the kibosh on bashing Bush, but can he do anything about the outbreak of hotel envy?

Posted on: Jul 21, 2004, Source: AlterNet

When it comes to spicing up the political dessert tray, Teresa Heinz Kerry is one of the most flavorful and compelling public figures to hit the national stage in decades. Why are the media out to get her?

Posted on: Jul 13, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Poking around in the presidential psyche explains how our country got itself into an intractable war, the loss of allies and international goodwill and a half-trillion-dollar deficit.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Five reasons why John Edwards is the perfect choice – and will leave Dick Cheney dropping the F-bomb.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2004, Source: AlterNet

What Kerry must do is give the Democratic Party – and American politics in general – an extreme political makeover.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2004, Source: AlterNet

NRA makes outrageous efforts to pressure Congress into allowing the federal ban on assault weapons to expire.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The rising cost of higher-education has morphed the American Dream into the Dystopian Nightmare.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Once all the eulogizing for Reagan is over, some powerful lessons will remain for the November election.

Posted on: Jun 1, 2004, Source: AlterNet

'Henry V' contains far more truth about our present situation than anything coming out of the White House or the Pentagon.

Posted on: May 26, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Bush has turned the White House into a veritable full service fueling station for Big Oil. And we're the ones being forced to pick up the tab.

Posted on: May 19, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Kerry is in a unique position to complete Kennedy's unfinished mission of ending a misguided war, returning real compassion to our domestic agenda, and bringing us together as a nation.

Posted on: May 12, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Rumsfeld claims he was 'blindsided' by the photos. But he wasn’t blindsided, merely blind to the devastating impact the pictures would have once they became public.

Posted on: May 5, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The guiding principle behind George Bush's Democracy is a deep mistrust of the American people and an undying faith in the ability of 'the elites' to decide what is best for America.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2004, Source: AlterNet

In this excerpt from her new book, Huffington calls for a clear, broad and accessible moral vision that answers the fundamental question: What sort of America do we want to live in?

Posted on: Apr 7, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Yes, when it comes to the blogosphere, I'm a regular cyberslut. And I don't care who knows it.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Mercury pollution, thanks to the chemical industry, is invading our waters -- and therefore invading our bodies. Meanwhile, the Bush administration is clearly intent on subverting the process by which emissions standards are set.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Let's have two GDPs. One based on the current model, which would reflect corporate profits. And another that would factor in such things as joblessness and housing costs.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Bush backs a bill that shields reckless gun dealers and gun makers from lawsuits, denying the victims of gun crimes their day in court.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2004, Source: AlterNet

A report by the Pentagon sounds the alarm on an environmental Armageddon, but the president isn't listening.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2004, Source: AlterNet

While the White House is cutting back on its housing budget, veterans' benefits, and health care, it's opening up the coffers to make sure you have a harder time downloading the Paris Hilton sexcapade on the Net.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Taking a page from Dean's playbook, Kerry needs to become the pied piper of the millions who have stopped believing that politics is the way to make a difference in the world.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2004, Source: AlterNet

GOP inner circles are buzzing with the rumor that President Bush is planning to drop Dick Cheney from his re-election ticket and replace him with 9/11 action hero Rudy Giuliani.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The other doctor in the house of Dean -- Judy Steinberg Dean -- speaks not from a set of pre-packaged talking points, but from her heart.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2004, Source: AlterNet

Helping married couples stay together is not a job for the Federal government -- at least not a government that is faced with far more pressing problems than what to do when he wants to watch football and she wants to cuddle.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2004, Source: AlterNet

To discredit Paul O'Neill and his recent revelations about the Bush White House, the administration is trying hard to paint him as a disgruntled former employee.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2004, Source: AlterNet

The folks besmirching Howard Dean's Election Day viability are the very people who have driven the Democratic Party into irrelevance.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2003, Source: AlterNet

These fed-up Bush officials so disagreed with administration policies that they preferred the uncertainty of the unemployment line to toeing the party line.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Arianna's not just against Arnold, the Recall and Prop 54: she has also introduced an initiative to clean up the mess in Sacramento.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Corporations are currently turning over 30 percent less of their profits to the taxman than they did 20 years ago, while state governments face the biggest fiscal crisis since the Great Depression.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Yellowcake-gate is much more than a dirty trick played on the American public. It's about the Bush administration's pattern of deception as it shoved this country into a preemptive war.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Revelations about the Misstatement of the Union fiasco are threatening to bring back the old notion of W as a bumbling, detached figurehead-in-chief.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The recall of Gov. Gray Davis has so rattled the political landscape in California that it has the state's political establishment running scared.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Bush’s latest rationale for invading Iraq raises the question: What about the Congo?

Posted on: Jun 25, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The dawn of the 21st Century has brought a renewed fervor for social activism, as well as proof that groups of committed individuals -- even small groups -- can make a huge difference in the world.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Hey, why let the facts get in the way of a perfectly good war?

Posted on: Jun 10, 2003, Source: AlterNet

Imagine the journal of Karl Rove -- the man his biographer dubbed "the most powerful unelected person in America".

Posted on: Jun 3, 2003, Source: AlterNet

The elimination of a promised child tax credit for almost 12 million of America's poorest children shows the massive disconnect between the people and political leaders.