Stories by Don Hazen

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Posted on: Aug 30, 2012, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet's team has been in the middle of the action in Florida, documenting the dark words of Ralph Reed, Grover Norquist, Michele Bachmann, Newt Gingrich and many more.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Arlie Hochschild, author of 'The Outsourced Self,' discusses the free-market's influence on our private lives.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Romney's Ryan decision is a hugely dangerous step toward getting the Koch brothers' hand-picked star close to the presidency.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Legal research on a range of currently illegal drugs indicates they may help cure PTSD, alcoholism and even cluster headaches.

Posted on: May 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet Executive Editor Don Hazen talks to Ferguson, the Academy Award winner for "Inside Job," about his new book on the rapid rise of "Oligarchy America."

Posted on: May 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Mar 22, 2012, Source: AlterNet

An unprecedented live-streaming event on March 27th brings together some of the hottest critics of our political and economic system.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A Q&A on money corrupting the political system with Tom Ferguson, considered by many to be America's leading expert in money and politics.

Posted on: Feb 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet is stepping up to meet the education challenge – and we invite you to join us.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Conservatives' anti-worker crusade will not go unchallenged. We're ratcheting up our worker coverage by establishing a unique Labor special coverage area.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2012, Source: AlterNet

It's time to generate a new conversation about how to create the future we want. That's why we're launching a full-fledged Visions section.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2011, Source: AlterNet

If we have done a good job, if we have kept you informed, stimulated, and inspired, we hope you will make a contribution.

Posted on: Nov 22, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Nov 21, 2011, Source: AlterNet

If we are going to contribute to this huge fight against unbridled global capitalism, we must accept the anxiety and uncertainty of doing things differently.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

There is a long road ahead, but every obstacle overcome leads to a better tomorrow. We just have to refuse to take no for an answer.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Thanks to hundreds of you who came through in the clutch.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Posted on: Oct 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Jones talked to AlterNet about the growing social movements for change, running real progressives in 2012, and how we can train a million new leaders.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Author and public intellectual Colin Greer tells us how we got where we are today. It's not a pretty picture, but hope is on the way.

Posted on: Sep 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Team Tea Party, led by the Kochs and other wealthy right-wingers, want an America for the wealthy, dominated by conservative religion and the extremist Ayn Rand fanatics.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet has dedicated some serious editorial muscle to do investigative reporting on US military operations around the globe -- can you help?

Posted on: Aug 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet

These are dark political times to be sure. The best way we can fight back is to support the most aggressive, effective progressive media we can muster.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Damon breaks out of Hollywood and into serious activism, earning the respect of hard-working activists and progressive leaders alike.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Will Baby Boomers—some of the 77 million Americans born between 1946 and 1964—become a powerful force by reconnecting to the ideals of our youth?

Posted on: Jun 22, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Tonight is Jones' opening gambit in a large-scale, ambitious effort to create what many hope will be the progressives answer to the Tea Party.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Brave New Films has provided, with Bernie Sanders, a clear deconstruction of the origins and process of the conservative disinformation propaganda machine. It's scary.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Adam Hochschild's new book shines a light on the mass carnage unleashed by Europe's suicidal rush to war in 1914.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2011, Source: AlterNet

WikiLeaks has been criminalized for doing, in essence, fundamental investigative work to keep people informed.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2011, Source: AlterNet

We're making it easier for you to take action on the issues you care about and stay connected when you're away from your computer.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

These are tough times, and we need hard-hitting journalism.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Here are the media personalities and publications that progressives love most.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Major progressive media stars have recently lost their platforms, while the Huffington Post eschews progressivism -- both worrying developments in the media war with the right.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow is demonstrating her huge popularity at the half-way mark of voting in AlterNet's poll of the "Most Influential Progressive Media Figures."

Posted on: Apr 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

In the battle with the right-wing propaganda machine, we need to promote the wide array of people in the progressive talent pool.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Please support our efforts to fight the militarization of our society and our future.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

A feature about Transportation Commissioner Janette Sadik-Khan raises questions about why the creative, innovative public servant is so frequently attacked.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The Houston Police Department (HPD) has a serious problem on its hands.