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: Apr 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Whoa -- 80% of voters used electronic voting machines manufactured by two unregulated companies in the 2004 elections.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Check out the Tactical Ice Cream Unit

Posted on: Apr 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Author Kevin Phillips discusses the growing power that the Christian Right has over the Republican Party.

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.

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