Stories by Don Hazen

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Posted on: Jan 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Progressives are planning a huge event to raise awareness about the Kochs and their billionaire cronies, and peacefully marching to give an alternative to their hard-right agenda.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

At a gathering that features most of the East Coast progressive elite, attendees have a blast and take care of some serious political business.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2010, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Dec 1, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Everywhere you turn, someone is likely trying to rip you off, peddling inferior, overpriced goods. AlterNet has launched a series of investigations to uncover corporate cons.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Mom and pop stores are disappearing in NYC and across the country, while national chains add more and more stores.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2010, Source: AlterNet

This is no time to despair because the stakes are so great.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Thousands of travelers each day, who have any medical metal in their bodies, are being semi-mauled for no logical reason.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Sierra Club's Michael Brune talks about how we can transition to clean energy, and how his million-member organization plans to flex its muscle.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Pot reformers suggest that citizens are unwilling to tell pollsters their true voter preferences on Prop 19.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Including the key progressives from the second half of the 20th century.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet

As Rainforest Action Network turns 25, new director Rebecca Tarbotton says they are fighting 'the biggest battle that has ever been fought.'

Posted on: Oct 3, 2010, Source: AlterNet

You may have noticed political ads for conservatives showing up on AlterNet. As a non-profit, we can't pick and choose political ads.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Right is on the march, and they must be cut off at the pass. AlterNet needs your support to keep up our work.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Brave New Films has mastered every element of alternative distribution, from YouTube, to Facebook to Twitter, creating a new model for activist political video.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Sarah Palin is a popular media creation, but the public doesn't think much of her as presidential timber. Let's keep that in mind.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Profiling seven of the cruel, insensitive, retrograde jerks from one of TV's hottest shows, and asking the question: Is 'Mad Men' feminist?

Posted on: Jul 28, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Read or re-read these probing articles on everything from the inner mind to the American Dream from our content partner, Psychotherapy Networker.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Tea Party is organized, well-funded and dangerous. Read what you can do about it.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Jeff Gillenkirk's new novel 'Home, Away' makes clear that as much as we want to focus on the game on the field, the game of life takes precedence.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2010, Source: AlterNet

For years, politicians have gone after Craigslist for ads promoting sex trafficking and prostitution. At best their efforts are misguided, and may even exacerbate the problem.