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: May 1, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Rumsfeld declares “some of the most critical battles may no be in the streets of Iraq, but in newsrooms.”

Posted on: Apr 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The new chief of staff thinks it might be good in the long run.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Instead of launching a new war on drugs, Mexico just decriminalized almost all of the most popular ones.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Does his album clobber the thought police?

Posted on: Apr 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

With Neil Young and Pearl Jam releasing devastating anti-Bush albums in the coming weeks, it looks like rock has rejuvenated its protest past.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

So why not the right to vote?

Posted on: Apr 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

If you own a SUV, that's enough for two tanks of gas! Talk about responsive politics.

Posted on: Apr 26, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A top collective of energy observers bash Washington's response to rising gas prices.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet

With gas prices at an all-time high, Democrats, Republicans and President Bush are all quick to point blame. But they're ignoring the biggest offender: all of us.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2006, Source: AlterNet

And that call has been answered: Local Energy Solutions in New York City, this week.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

It's the go-to webmag for the ever-atrophying East Coast snob tribal mindset, and it's oh so rotten to the core.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

I just learned a lot about U.S. covert ops in Iran, but it feels like I got a briefing from a tricksy Langley man.

Posted on: Apr 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The Pentagon releases the names of 558 prisoners -- including 20 Chinese nationals

Posted on: Apr 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The geography of religion in America.

Posted on: Apr 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Britain, France, Germany and Israel have said congrats. Is Bush holding out for Italian courts to channel 2000 and pull a <i>Berlusconi v. Prodi</i>?

Posted on: Apr 20, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Are we going to see a military coup in Iraq?

Posted on: Apr 18, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Capitol Hill Blue meltdown, U.S. military strategy on Canada, National Archives Pact with the CIA, this week in Sports Crime

Posted on: Apr 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Could it be that they don't care if they are wrong?

Posted on: Apr 15, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Notice that no one's asked Congress for authority to attack Iran.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The good Texas Senator once made a promise on term limits -- all forgotten now.

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