Stories by Lakshmi Chaudhry

Lakshmi Chaudhry is a senior editor at In These Times and a former senior editor of AlterNet. subscribe to Lakshmi Chaudhry's feed

Posted on: Oct 17, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Noam Chomsky wins the honor of most popular "public intellectual."

Posted on: Oct 17, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Judy Miller fills in some of the very many blanks in her New York Times account.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2005, Source: AlterNet

With Scooter Libby in the crosshairs of the Fitzgerald investigation, questions about his boss' involvement are inevitable.

Posted on: Oct 14, 2005, Source: AlterNet

An activity that will surely be a chore in Las Vegas.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Sixteen children in 18 years is a bit much even for a rightwing politician.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2005, Source: AlterNet

A number of red states won't even let a gal pick herself up a tiny little sex toy in the condom aisle.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The Republican House members seem to be hooked on the poisonous leadership of a man who may well destroy their future.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Who knew cronyism required this kind of gratuitous ass-kissing?

Posted on: Oct 11, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Toys for the age of terror

Posted on: Oct 11, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Long live the futurists, planners, and trend forecasters.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Sign up at CronyJobs.com

Posted on: Oct 10, 2005, Source: AlterNet

It may just be a network fantasy in the United States, but Germany just got its first female chancellor.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2005, Source: AlterNet

UNICEF's startling new publicity campaign to highlight the effects of war.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2005, Source: AlterNet

A new study finds an inverse relationship between religious fervor and societal health.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The man who continually challenged Bush's case for war is being honored as the world's most important activist for peace.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Today government is no longer the only Leviathan in our lives. We need to be protected from the might of corporations as well.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2005, Source: AlterNet

"If Harvard had too many Asians, it wouldn't be Harvard, just as Harvard wouldn’t be Harvard with too many Jews or pansies or parlor pinks or shy types or short people with big ears."

Posted on: Oct 6, 2005, Source: AlterNet

The two philosophies of the self-help movement -- victimization and empowerment -- only make people's problems worse.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Anti-Bush rhetoric is considered a national security threat on airlines, especially when it comes printed on a shirt.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2005, Source: AlterNet

Contrary to what rightwingers fear, it is more likely that she will be 'a nearly anonymous choice who slips onto the Court and then hews the Scalia-Thomas line.'

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