Stories by David Rosen

David Rosen is regular contributor to AlterNet, Brooklyn Rail, Filmmaker and IndieWire. His website is He can be reached at  subscribe to David Rosen's feed

Posted on: Jan 19, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The economic crisis is really a political struggle between the rich and the rest of us.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Our telecom industry's overseer doesn't seem to have any control to stop the greed. That's because it's a puppet of the industry giants.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The phone companies are soaking all of us for a good chunk of money every month, and they're allowed to conceal it in the fine print of your monthly bill.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

It is time for Americans to reclaim the concept of class war, to actively combat the great squeeze ruining the lives of untold millions of Americans.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The conservative right is happy for 'sexy' female candidates so long as they don't demand abortion rights, maternity leave, equal pay and equal sexual pleasure.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Americans are stuck with an inferior and overpriced communications system, compared with the rest of the world, and we're being ripped off in the process.

Posted on: Aug 15, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

The building of a Muslim community center two blocks from the site of the WTC has become the latest controversy in America's long fought religious wars.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

The new anti-abortion movement is a continuation of the old religious war against a woman's right to choose and for sexual freedom, but with some important new twists.

Posted on: May 9, 2010, Source: CounterPunch

George Rekers, caught with a gay escort, makes clear that sexual scandal is about more then sex and hypocrisy. It's also about denial, shame and pathology.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2009, Source: CounterPunch

Woods' sex scandal is the latest battleground for a media debate over moral order -- here are 10 others that captivated the press and public.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2009, Source: CounterPunch

Last week, Gov. Mark Sanford participated in one of the oldest social rituals in American history: public shaming of the moral hypocrite.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2008, Source: CounterPunch

We have a unique opportunity to overturn the perverse agenda of the Religious Right.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2008, Source: CounterPunch

Sexual assault has long been used as a tool of war. But as war tactics have changed, so have sex crimes in war-torn areas.