Stories by Ben Norton

Ben Norton is a reporter for AlterNet's Grayzone Project. You can follow him on Twitter at @BenjaminNorton.  subscribe to Ben Norton's feed

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The international body had found Israel guilty of committing a "crime against humanity."

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

"The Empire Files" exposes Trump's right-hand man, the "Leni Riefenstahl of the Tea Party movement."

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: The Real News Network

Anti-Muslim demagogue Geert Wilders is a key figure in Dutch politics — and is part of a larger wave of far-right movements across the globe

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

New findings confirm what human rights activists have been arguing for decades.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Branded as a fascist for his anti-Muslim crusading, Geert Wilders finished second in recent Dutch elections.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Sireen Hashem says she was told not to mention the Middle East, Arab culture, or Islam in her classroom.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Journalist Antony Loewenstein joins AlterNet's Ben Norton to discuss his global travels reporting on disaster capitalist profiteers.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

His fondness for a French reactionary has made headlines, but he has cited worse.

Posted on: Mar 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Palestinian rapper Tamer Nafar and Israeli filmmaker Udi Aloni discuss their new film "Junction 48."

Posted on: Mar 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Sikhs are not Muslim, but they are often targeted in Islamophobic hate crimes.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2017, Source: AlterNet

An Israeli extremist faces 11 years in prison for stabbing a Jew, while attacks on Arabs go virtually unpunished.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Prizes for winners include a family vacation, a classical guitar and more.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Witnesses say the military veteran screamed, "Get out of my country!" at the victims.

Posted on: Feb 22, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The edict comes six years after NATO's "humanitarian" regime change.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Protesters were arrested after blowing a shofar and condemning Trump's nominee.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

All the victims were civilians, and there were no other buildings in the area.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

"Danny Danon is Donald Trump on steroids," activists said of Israel's far-right UN ambassador, who was invited to speak at Columbia University.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Trump's son-in-law Jared Kushner has a long history of staunchly supporting Israel's right-wing elements.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Extremists are using the Trump administration's bloody raid in Yemen for propaganda purposes.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Gulf monarchies, which have long seen Iran as their greatest enemy, are rejoicing.