Stories by Don Hazen

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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.

Posted on: May 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Summer is the season when American progressives gather to assess the political moment and mobilize their troops for the ongoing battle.

Posted on: May 17, 2010, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet interviews Jillian Lauren about her coming-of-age memoir, 'Some Girls: My Life in a Harem,' a story of adventure, abuse, riches, and ultimately, healing.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Political and social dynamics have created a volatile environment for dangerous expressions of hate across America. Here's how to fight back.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Threats of violence are stinking up the air in America -- and they need to be taken seriously. We need your help.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2010, Source: AlterNet

How can we be creative, bold and determined if we are not optimistic? That is our challenge.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Dave Eggers -- author, editor, publisher and teacher -- is a creative force who refuses to be discouraged by our terrible times.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2010, Source: AlterNet

People are feeling in the dumps these days, and for very good reasons. But there's hope in working together.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Could CBS have picked a more dated (and less diverse) musical act?

Posted on: Jan 25, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The new AlterNet gives readers more opportunities to express their opinions and more avenues to 'Take Action' for change.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Air America has just announced that they're declaring bankruptcy and will cease operations.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2010, Source: AlterNet

A guide to the best ways your aid can immediately help save lives, protect the survivors and rebuild Haiti.

Posted on: Jan 6, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Real change seems almost impossible. What are we doing wrong?

Posted on: Jan 4, 2010, Source: AlterNet

What should we make of Bono, who uses his immense platform to highlight social justice issues? Is he a hero or a hypocrite?

Posted on: Dec 22, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Recently we asked our readers to rank the most influential progressives. Here are the results.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2009, Source: AlterNet

A year after the President's inauguration, much of the giddiness surrounding Obama has dissipated.