Stories by Jan Frel

Jan Frel is AlterNet's editor-at-large and associate publisher. He is the author of Neighbors from Hell: An American Bedtime Story (Feral House, 2015).  subscribe to Jan Frel's feed

Posted on: Jan 12, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Strange talk in a goodbye interview with degenerate father and son on Fox News.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Instead of just locking people up for harmless offenses like drug possession, Prop 5 pushes for rehabilitation.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Jeanne Woodford supports overhaul reform for CA's Prop 5 that would radically alter how non-violent offenders are treated.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

What kind of society has a war on fun? Ours.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Is it too old to vaporize?

Posted on: Sep 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In no time at all, Maddow is beating Keith Olbermann ... and Larry King?

Posted on: Jun 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

One of the greatest and most original English publications has gone into the night, thanks to Russian authorities.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

12% of combat troops in Iraq and 17% of those in Afghanistan are taking prescription antidepressants or sleeping pills.

Posted on: May 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Morgan Simon of the Responsible Endowment Coalition is helping student activists across the U.S. leverage their school endowments.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Will Bunch reports: Obama says he never meant to suggest that firearms or the church were bad things to "cling" to.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

New Mexico reporter who pursued story resigned after her stories were spiked.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Probation isn't enough for a little prank?

Posted on: Dec 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

A victory against Bush's spying programs? Well, at least a delay.

Posted on: Sep 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet

In Europe and Canada debate is raging about Naomi Klein's new book on disaster capitalism, <i>The Shock Doctrine</i>. This interview with Klein considers why U.S. public debate is unable to ask fundamental questions about our economic system.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: It wasn't to spend more time with the family...

Posted on: May 15, 2007, Source: AlterNet

So much for separation of church and military-industrial complex.

Posted on: May 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: We need to expand the discussion to dismantling the American empire.

Posted on: May 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Video teaches young narcs how to distinguish joints from cigarettes, and catch users of 'mind-warping' pot and hash.

Posted on: May 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

How much 'balance' can you take?

Posted on: May 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Hip-Hopper Jim Jones marks the 34th anniversary of New York's draconian Rockefeller Drug Laws with his new rap single "Lockdown, USA."