Stories by Daniela Perdomo

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Posted on: Apr 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The church drops its defense posture, edits its guidelines to read that church leaders should report clerical sex abuse to civil authorities.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2010, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet's Vision coverage offers creative, innovative ways of rethinking and tackling our society's most pressing problems. Here are 10 of our recent best stories.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The National Security Agency broke the law when it wiretapped Al-Haramain Islamic Foundation's phones, the U.S. District Court ruled Wednesday.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The minority rules in the California Legislature, and they're responsible for the state's budget logjam -- linguist George Lakoff has an elegant solution to fix it.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Social-networking sites have driven a seemingly insatiable need to share all sorts of information about ourselves in a very public way -- and law enforcement has caught on.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Birth control can be a pain, but in this day and age every woman should love her method. Here are 10 you ought to consider.

Posted on: Mar 5, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The media are trying to find political affiliations for the Pentagon shooter, but they're missing the big picture.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The author of a study claiming liberals and atheists are smarter than conservatives and believers is called 'great idiot of social science' by prominent evolutionary biologist.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

More and more of the nation's 78 million boomers are discovering they'd rather smoke marijuana than reach for a pharmaceutical.

Posted on: Feb 19, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Robert Greenwald launches growing campaign that calls historically revisionist series backed by a producer with ties to Roger Ailes, "right-wing character assassination."

Posted on: Feb 17, 2010, Source: AlterNet

While marijuana is more mainstream than ever, legalization still faces backlash from the powers that be.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Beck's Fox News show advertisers are dropping like flies. Will the ad exodus take him off-air, or will Fox continue to foot the bill for its propaganda goals?

Posted on: Feb 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The so-called Snowpocalypse has brought out the funny bone in the right-wing media, but their inability to correctly draw causal connections is very dangerous.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Facing three GOP opponents affiliated with the Tea Party movement in the primaries, Paul is concerned that building anti-Washington sentiment could take him out as well.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A new debate is raging over whether prolonged cell phone use poses serious health side effects.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The banking behemoths have used our dollars to destroy our economy. The Move Your Money campaign says we don't have to wait for financial reform to fight back.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Bringing formerly taboo issues to TV, the former Minnesota governor and professional wrestler's show has caught on. Conspiracy theorists probably aren't surprised.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2010, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Jan 29, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Obama engages GOP House leaders in a lively Q&A on their turf -- and wins. If only U.S. politics were always this unscripted.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

It's up to progressives to take action around Bernanke, Haiti, anti-choice ads, and the corporate take-over of our democracy. Get involved now!