Stories by Lindsay Beyerstein

Lindsay Beyerstein is an investigative journalist in Brooklyn, NY. Her reporting has appeared in Newsweek, Salon, Slate, In These Times and other publications. subscribe to Lindsay Beyerstein's feed

Posted on: Mar 1, 2009, Source: AlterNet

A struggle for power within one of the nation's most powerful unions, UNITE HERE, has devolved into all-out civil war.

Posted on: Feb 25, 2009, Source: Media Consortium

Czar 44, Czar 44, where are you?

Posted on: Feb 18, 2009, Source: Media Consortium

A look at reactions to Bristol Palin's statement on Fox News that abstinence doesn't work.

Posted on: Jan 27, 2009, Source: RH Reality Check

In an effort to court Republicans, Obama is trying to strip from the stimulus package a plan to extend birth control coverage under Medicaid.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: The Media Consortium

That's right: Conservatives are terrified that a new system would be so good we would never want to get rid of it.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2008, Source: The Media Consortium

A compilation of the progressive media's health care coverage.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2008, Source: The Media Consortium

Your weekly guide to the progressive media's best reporting on health and health care.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A new book by the award-winning photojournalist Nina Berman probes how the U.S. homeland security apparatus stokes fantasies about war.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2008, Source: The Media Consortium

A roundup of this week's best independent, progressive reporting on health.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2008, Source: Majikthise

Stevens currently holds a tiny lead, but there are quite a large number of ballots yet to be counted.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

This is probably not the best sign for democracy.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

A Sarah Palin supporter pulled a loaded handgun while leaving a campaign rally in Colorado on Monday.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

BNF released a new short film yesterday debunking the McCain campaign's smears against ACORN.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

These faux debates are bad for democracy.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Talk about bad taste.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

So much for the myth of the ravening liberal media elite bent of the destruction of plucky Sarah Palin.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2008, Source: AlterNet

News that Wasilla charged rape victims for forensic work has hit the mainstream. But the practice is more common than we think.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

Palin's Email Hacker a university student in Tennessee?

Posted on: Sep 18, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

He's right.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2008, Source: Firedoglake

It's time for the McCain campaign to grow up and lay off the hazing.