Stories by Jan Frel

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

Posted on: Feb 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Liberal newsmakers should break their news through progressive media.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A smart alec bores us with his 'clever' leads.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Dick Cheney's adviser boasts that even the worst of disasters don't hurt the Bush White House.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We won't have to watch the Ohio installment of Dems eating Dems. But has Hackett quit politics altogether?

Posted on: Feb 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

what does that make his millions of passionate followers?

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Dean Baker's economic pictures ain't pretty, but his frames are sweet.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

'Endless War' must have faired poorly in focus groups.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Two longtime voting rights activists have thrown their hats into state elections for secretary of state.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

California would be better served by a peace mom than a warmonger.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

At Coretta Scott King's funeral with four presidents in attendance, a reverend unloads.

Posted on: Feb 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Mel Sembler's name appears yet again.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A new study tells us that if you hate gay people, it probably means you are gay.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

I'm going with Steelers 27-Seahawks 13

Posted on: Feb 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

You're addicted to oil.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Did you read this? Have you heard about that?

Posted on: Jan 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Filibuster pessimism on the cusp of success

Posted on: Jan 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

And we'd like to run our government.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Environmental groups nationwide are pooling their funds for a campaign to unseat one of the worst environmental offenders in Congress.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The language of human pesticide experiments

Posted on: Jan 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Why the desperation to see pictures of Bush/Abramoff is the height of political decadence.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

And what kind of punishments do they deserve?

Posted on: Jan 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We don't have abortion providers in Muskogee.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's getting harder and harder for true political opposition to be anything short of revolutionary.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Meth apocalypse... meth mouth... meth pandemic

Posted on: Jan 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It would be nice to have at least 72 hours to review each bill before Congress votes on it.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Is there anything 'inherently violent' about <i>homo sapiens</i> -- or any other primates for that matter?

Posted on: Jan 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Not from the quotes that I read.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A labor union's $100,000 contest inviting its networked community to submit fresh ideas on how to improve the lives of working Americans has sparked an online revolt.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's a bad idea to take "unitary executive" theory at face value.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Where the anti-immigrant minutemen can take things

Posted on: Jan 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Oh my fraud! Did Frey make it all up?

Posted on: Jan 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's all over.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2006, Source: AlterNet

he never heard of Alice Fisher.

Posted on: Jan 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Hot off the presses, <i>New York Times</i> reporter James Risen's brand-new book on the NSA wiretap scandal is loaded with devastating allegations.

Posted on: Jan 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Well...

Posted on: Jan 3, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The NSA wiretapping scandal is an object lesson in how the American presidency -- not just this president -- has gained too much power.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Race issues start boiling in the Maryland Senate race -- and we're just talking about the Democratic primary.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2005, Source: AlterNet

You won't find this in Doris K. Goodwin's latest

Posted on: Dec 23, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Some of the best ad hominem journalism around.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2005, Source: AlterNet

of death. Or more.

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