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Don Hazen is the executive editor of AlterNet.
10 Great Reasons to Fall in Love with Istanbul
Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet
Istanbul is a huge tourist favorite globally, but Americans are just beginning to discover its riches.
10 of AlterNet's Most Popular Writers of 2012
Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet
Including some of our in-house writers and favorite freelancers, some progressive champions, and some surprises.
A Baker's Dozen of AlterNet's Most Popular Articles of 2012
Posted on: Sep 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet
Mormon controversies, food companies run by right-wingers, the science of cannabis and much more.
10 Reasons to Read This Story
Posted on: Sep 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet
With this communiqué we are launching our fall campaign for support. But we all also need something else, something perhaps more important.
Push Back Against the Right-Wing Hate Squads
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.
Pay Someone to Name Your Child? How We Are Outsourcing Our Personal Affairs
Posted on: Aug 14, 2012, Source: AlterNet
Arlie Hochschild, author of 'The Outsourced Self,' discusses the free-market's influence on our private lives.
10 Reasons Romney's Choice of Paul Ryan for Veep Is Smarter Than You Think
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.
Are We Finally Reawakening to the Profound Healing Properties of Psychedelics?
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.
Charles Ferguson's 'Predator Nation: Corporate Criminals, Political Corruption, and the Hijacking of America'
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."
Eliot Spitzer, Matt Taibbi, Van Jones: Superstar Lineup Tackles Financial Crisis and Congressional Collusion
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.
Tom Ferguson: AlterNet's Key Expert in Fighting the Battle Against Citizens United and Obscene Money Influence in Campaigns
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.
Battle for the Future: AlterNet Expands its Education Coverage - Join Us
Posted on: Feb 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet
AlterNet is stepping up to meet the education challenge – and we invite you to join us.
Join Us: AlterNet Expands its Coverage of Labor and Workers' Rights
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.
What's Next? Join With AlterNet in Looking into the Future
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.
We've Come a Long Way in 2011, From Depression and Heartbreak to Authentic Hope for the Future — Help Us Keep Going
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.
OWS: To Change the Country, We Just Might Have to Change Ourselves
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.
Message to Occupiers: Stay Strong -- They Can't Beat Down Hopes, Dreams and the Fight for a More Humane World
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.
Belated Thank-You for Your Super-Successful Fundraising Support
Posted on: Oct 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet
Thanks to hundreds of you who came through in the clutch.
Van Jones on America's Uprising: It's Going To Be an Epic Battle
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.
The Big Picture: A 40-Year Scan of the Right-Wing Corporate Takeover of America
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.
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