Stories by Jan Frel

Jan Frel is AlterNet's editor-at-large and associate publisher.  subscribe to Jan Frel's feed

Posted on: Apr 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We may well see another Abramoff-infected Republican resign after "winning" his primary.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We have a sense of who wrote the Niger documents, and not much else.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

There's no way out of this Bush leak story, try as the Bush pundits might.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet

On backbone and censure …

Posted on: Apr 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet

At $600 an ounce for gold, you'd think there would be some kind of money scare or something.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Are we witnessing the beginnings of an insanity plea strategy for Tom DeLay and his legal problems?

Posted on: Apr 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

DeLay's exit is part of a groundswell of Republicans retiring from public office. Is it a trend?

Posted on: Apr 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The <i>LA Times</i> delivers a powerful report.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Star political bloggers Markos Moulitsas Zuniga and Jerome Armstrong talk about their new book, the state of the Democratic Party and the promise of people-powered politics.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

What does the rest of the world think about us?

Posted on: Mar 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The feds are testing wastewater for traces of cocaine -- expect a rather quiet announcement of the results.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A very familiar narrative emerges on who to scapegoat for Iraq

Posted on: Mar 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Shortest pundit career ever

Posted on: Mar 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

If Ben Domenech is the conservative blogger, who's the liberal?

Posted on: Mar 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Just a bunch of seat-of-their-pants hacks who are as deluged by the headlines as the rest of us.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Are you ready for the "new new" Gore?

Posted on: Mar 19, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The press called V for Vendetta "pulp claptrap," but everyone ran out to see it anyway.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Want to know where they are happening?

Posted on: Mar 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

But I don't feel like the national debt is mine to pay.

Posted on: Mar 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Author Norah Vincent dressed up as a man to find out how men really behave in all-male environments. Surprise, surprise: They're nice guys.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Historic quotes from Jay Rockerfeller, Rupert Murdoch and Kinky Friedman

Posted on: Mar 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The real journalistic prizes are on the internet, like everything else.

Posted on: Mar 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Conservative moralists are quiet now about the felon shoplifter who was one of Bush's top domestic policy advisors, but they sure praised him in the past.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet readers debate the growing public concern about immigration.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's bizarre; the prospect of a dictatorship comes as the executive office becomes a ludicrous and unmanageable proposition.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

I know there's a bunch of you Bourse catastrophists out there

Posted on: Mar 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Is the White House no longer writing the laws?

Posted on: Mar 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Lobbying reforms are bubbling up everywhere except in DC

Posted on: Mar 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The announcement of a new documentary on Tom DeLay's political rise and fall debuts just in time for his Republican primary.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A former member Dr. King's inner circle at SCLC, three-time congressman Congress, and UN ambassador decided to spit on his past and join Wal-Mart's crusade.

Posted on: Mar 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

What kinds of economists are Jeff Faux and Gene Sperling?

Posted on: Mar 2, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We're pretty smart, us Americans.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Philly journalist Will Bunch's reporting nailed him.

Posted on: Feb 28, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Meat isn't that good. Or is it that good?

Posted on: Feb 28, 2006, Source: AlterNet

They are among the <b>36</b> "top aides" to Zarqawi the U.S. has captured since 2003.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A fairly radical proposal is on the table to reform California politics by giving its citizens the power to offer proposals directly to the voters.

Posted on: Feb 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The Wal-Mart CEO pleads the governors on health care

Posted on: Feb 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Journalists may soon find themselves reporting on protests about their own shoddy Iraq coverage.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

What's the vilest magazine of them all?

Posted on: Feb 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The American Legislative Exchange Council finally has some competition after all these years.

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