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: Jul 11, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Awkward eight-second pause while candidate tries to remember how he voted.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Bush's Brain flouts subpoena, leaves US without telling Congress.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Comedian's absence a setback for progressive, hip-hop themed campaign.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Maddow blasts Bush appeasers in the Senate on Olbermann's <i>Countdown</i>.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

WH apologizes to PM Berlusconi, a close ally of Bush and backer of Iraq war.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Victim had worked to reduce violence against women.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Judge rules that Scott Blauvelt is entitled to civil-service job protections.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2008, Source: Majikthise

61-year-old librarian single-handedly proves that McCain=Bush.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

J. Edgar Hoover Building unfit to store classified documents, Senate Appropriations Committee told.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Women unite to counter racist and sexist media coverage of aspiring First Lady.

Posted on: Jul 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Conservative Republican railed against "Negro hoodlums", opposed the Voting Rights Act, backed terrorists, and died an unrepentant segregationist.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

USDA-funded research helps Americans put some pizazz in their picnic baskets this fourth of July.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Settlement will cost retail giant less than $3.25 per law-breaking incident.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The ACLU sues the DOJ to learn more about warrantless triangulation.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Only FISA law can authorize wiretaps.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Brian Beutler recovering in D.C. hospital, expected to make full recovery.

Posted on: Jul 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Interview with Rev. Barry Lynn of Americans United for the Separation of Church and State.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2008, Source: Majikthise

Sgt. Bill said he didn't need a warrant because he worked for the federal government. Turns out, he was just some random guy.

Posted on: Jul 1, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Small windfall for TSA, like finding lunch money in the couch cushions...

Posted on: Jun 30, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Schools of the Africas to replace School of the Americas?

Posted on: Jun 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Rumors of reproductive conspiracy greatly exaggerated.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Candidate tries to deflect question about divorcing Nevada governor with spousal abuse gag.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2008, Source: PR Watch

Synchronized flush planned to mark renaming and Bush's exit from office.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2008, Source: Democracy Now!

Federal judge reject lawsuit against NSA.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2008, Source: AlterNet

News from around the blogosphere: Guns, wolves, and the DOJ.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Author of <i>Nixonland</i> gives smug Republican a history lesson he won't forget.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The incredible shrinking settlement: How a $5 billion jury award dwindled to $500 million in the courts.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet's tech guru launches her own show.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Hearings on Capitol Hill today.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

How much is the Fourth Amendment worth? For some Dems, less than a compact car.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Obama's troubling ties to ethanol lobby.

Posted on: Jun 23, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Making single malt a lot like making chemical weapons, spooks explain.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Company secretly discriminating based on purchasing, lawsuit alleges.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Efraim Diveroli landed $300 million Pentagon contract, allegedly sold rotting ammo.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Bill would cover all federal employees.

Posted on: Jun 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Internet-connected espresso machine vulnerable to hackers.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Senior spook: "If the detainee dies, you're doing it wrong."

Posted on: Jun 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Bloggers pay their respects to eccentric patron of liberal causes.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Crimefighters paralyzed by information overload.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Same-sex couples celebrate lasting love and newfound equality.

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