Stories by Joshua Holland

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Posted on: Mar 28, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The GOP is embracing some very dangerous voodoo economics.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The world of media-friendly "tough-guy" law enforcement sunk into self-parody this week.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2011, Source: AlterNet

They say China is our banker, but did you know it holds less than a tenth of our outstanding debt?

Posted on: Mar 23, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Is there any hope of help arriving for the "99ers"?

Posted on: Mar 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Hopefully, the UN-sanctioned intervention in Libya's civil war will achieve its stated goals. Unfortunately, history doesn't provide much cause for optimism.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Events taking place in the Fukushima No. 1 power plant are simply unprecedented and the situation appears to be deteriorating.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Nobody has to belong to a union or support its political activities, but you'd never know that from reading the news.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

What's next in the workers' uprising in Wisconsin?

Posted on: Feb 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet spoke with some of the attendants who came on Saturday to stand up for the middle class and the democracy protests in Wisconsin.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2011, Source: AlterNet

A huge coalition of progressive groups have organized rallies across the country to stand up against harsh budget cuts and tax cheats, and protect the middle class.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Union-busting allows bosses to rig the labor market in their favor.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Here's a run-down on events and key analysis on the fast-moving events in Wisconsin's state capitol -- and nationwide.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The sudden public interest in reforming banking and money signals a loss of trust in our future.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Big business has found a number of ways to profit from the economic suffering on 'Main Street.'

Posted on: Feb 8, 2011, Source: AlterNet

They came to power promising to solve America's problems, but in the early going they've focused on firing up their hard-right base with frivolous bills.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

From Saudi Arabia to Uzbekistan to Chad, the U.S. keeps some very bad autocrats in power.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2011, Source: AlterNet

They made lots of promises -- and they already have broken many as they came out of the gate.

Posted on: Jan 28, 2011, Source: AlterNet

At least she put up a fight before succumbing to the imperatives of the real world.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The individual mandate was long championed by the GOP, but since it was passed by a Democratic Congress they've decided it violates the Constitution.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Here they come looking for an out-clause and a way to keep their coffers full. We need to repeat a simple mantra: No more bailouts for Wall Street.