Stories by Isabel Macdonald

Isabel Macdonald is AlterNet's NYC-based publicist. Before joining AlterNet, she was the communications director at the media watch group Fairness & Accuracy In Reporting, and her writing has appeared in Extra Magazine, Huffington Post, the Indypendent and Z Magazine. subscribe to Isabel Macdonald's feed

Posted on: Apr 10, 2013, Source: The Nation

The shady people and companies behind the push to expand drug testing.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2011, Source:

Outsourced reconstruction projects, in-affordable housing, and greed leave grim options for Haitians looking for homes.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Dobbs may forgo the immigrant-baiting that made him a right-wing star and got him booted from CNN, but his faux populism extends beyond a single issue.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2010, Source: AlterNet

For years Dobbs waged nightly diatribes on CNN against the undocumented immigrants who cared for his show horses and toiled on the grounds of his Florida estate.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2010, Source: The Nation

At his multi-million-dollar estates, the GOP hopeful and crusader against immigrants, employed undocumented workers to maintain his daughter's equestrian lifestyle.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Local community organizers are calling on the DHS to go further in stripping rogue Sheriff Joe Arpaio’s powers.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2009, Source: AlterNet

TV networks have shut out coverage of single-payer as an option for health reform. We must work to get it back in public debate.