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Don Hazen is the executive editor of AlterNet.
We Are a Country Drenched in Bloodshed: Some Hard Truths About Violence in the Media
Posted on: Dec 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet
There are many causes of violence in our culture, but the least understood is the heavy influence of media.
What We Can Do In the Face of Horrible Tragedies Like the Connecticut Massacre
Posted on: Dec 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet
How do we beat the team that wants guns at all costs?
'Season of the Witch': A Dive into the Tumultuous Era of Heroes, Hippies, Druggies, Deadheads and Psycho Killers
Posted on: Dec 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet
David Talbot’s book is an insightful, inspirational and frightening take on the cultural and political transformation of the U.S.
It's Time to Challenge the Propaganda Regarding Who is Killed by U. S. Drones
Posted on: Dec 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet
"The public would not be accepting of drones, if they knew how kill decisions are made, and how many innocents are killed in the process."-- Robert Greenwald, Brave New Films
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, Is He The Great Pretender?
Posted on: Nov 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet
Cuomo is not actually supporting Democrats in the key races that will determine control of the State Senate in New York. In some races, he’s even backing Republicans.
Crosby, Stills & Nash: Surprisingly Relevant and They Still Sound Good
Posted on: Oct 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet
The iconic rock group performs at NYC's Beacon Theater and makes a major political point about Bradley Manning and American politics.
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.
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