Stories by Jeanine Plant

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Posted on: Oct 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The documentary <i>Unborn in the USA: Inside the War on Abortion</i> offers a tough lesson: that rational, scientific appeals pale in comparison to the blood-and-guts emotionality of the anti-choice movement.

Posted on: Jul 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

An interview with author Daniel Brook offers us answers on why so many progressives get roped into the corporate world.

Posted on: May 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

This fall, viewers will say goodbye to Rosie O'Donnell, a woman who, in spite of her unorthodox voice and often polarizing views, remains overwhelmingly popular. So what is it about this social misfit that so attracts the public?

Posted on: Apr 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Heavy-hitting shows dedicated to feminist art are happening now on both coasts. But they stand in stark contrast to a past deeply in thrall to <i>man</i>-made art.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Chronic under-funding, communication breakdowns and nightmarish paperwork have left the VA system woefully unprepared for future veterans: the tens of thousands currently deployed in the war on terror.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

How some soldiers are using a little-known shield law to protect their right to dissent.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Despite its ripped-from-the-headlines feel, <i>Home of the Brave</i>, the new film about Iraq war veterans who have trouble readjusting to life at home, is Hollywood all the way.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2006, Source: Women's eNews

Although Plan B, the 'morning after pill,' became available without prescription in November, women still face high costs, age restrictions, and limited availability in some places.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2006, Source: WireTap

As 28-year-old Lt. Watada faces a court hearing today, his refusal to deploy has revived a critique of the Bush administration's war crimes in Iraq.