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Posted on: Dec 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

PolitiFact clearly chose the claim to avoid charges that it holds a liberal or Democratic bias.

Posted on: Dec 19, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The right seems to offer up a new trumped-up pseudo-scandal every week. Here are ten of our favorites from the year past.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Will a recent attack on progressive journalists help spark a sea-change in the debate over Middle East policy?

Posted on: Dec 12, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Around the country, Occupy activists moved to block ports, halting shipping and making their power felt among the 1%.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

In a textbook example of psychological projection, John Carney calls me a liar.

Posted on: Dec 6, 2011, Source: AlterNet

They're highly educated, skew Republican, and look up at the top tenth of the top 1 percent with envy.

Posted on: Dec 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Home loans didn't bring on the recession; gimmicky financial instruments bloated to 100 times their value are what caused all this pain.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Wolf wants to have a wide-ranging discussion of everything but her many logical leaps and factual errors.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Activists are standing up and fighting to keep foreclosed families in their homes.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Cities are cutting back on vitally needed social services, while at the same time, buying expensive military gear for their police departments.

Posted on: Nov 26, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Naomi Wolf's latest theory veers wildly from the known facts.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Occupiers could direct their energy not only at Wall Street, but also at its enablers, in Congress, and ultimately, at the high court.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Probably 97 percent of police act professionally toward protesters. But the other 3 percent are armed and dangerous, and know that they're unlikely to be held accountable.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Americans have a long tradition of holding protesters in disdain, even when they are later proven to be on the right side of history.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

There's a lot of speculation, but very little substance to the tale of the "nationwide" crackdown on the Occupy movement.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The suit is an attempt to compel Oakland police to follow their own crowd control guidelines.

Posted on: Nov 14, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Unlike previous nights, city officials managed to clear out Occupy Oakland's encampment without any brutality--and the protesters are already headed back.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Oakland officials are gearing up for another crackdown on the Occupy Oakland camp, justified in part by recent acts of vandalism by people who may not even be part of the movement.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Oakland police appear to have violated their own guidelines, and now they're refusing to release documents to civil rights attorneys as required by law.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Those gunning for Social Security are already using the study to divide the "other 99 percent."