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. She was the recipient of a 2009 Project Censored Award. subscribe to Lindsay Beyerstein's feed

Posted on: Oct 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Anything that simulates drowning has got to be torture.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: If Turkey is going to abandon us over the symbolic recognition of a 92-year-old historical fact, I'm not sure they are such a valuable ally.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: A Dept. of Commerce agent accessed the system 163 times to track the travel of his ex and her family.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Spec. Hall's superiors prevented him from holding a meeting for atheists and other non-Christians.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2007, Source: In These Times

Maryland’s Viable Fetus Act displays the coercive potential of legislation that gives fetuses rights at the expense of women.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: By destroying Padilla, the government cheated us all out of justice.

Posted on: May 23, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: President Bush secretly plans to have more US troops than ever before in Iraq by the end of the year.

Posted on: May 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein:The soldier son of homophobic talk radio host Laura Schlessinger is under investigation for a graphic personal Web page that one Army official has called "repulsive."

Posted on: May 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: The anti-abortion, former Deputy Assistant Secretary for Population Affairs is accused of lying about his background. What did Bush know and when did he know it?

Posted on: Apr 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: More than any other state... mostly black.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Sleazeball can't keep his mouth shut...

Posted on: Mar 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: With no cause, to no good effect...

Posted on: Mar 11, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: "An interview with the US army chaplain wrongfully accused of spying at Guantanamo Bay."

Posted on: Mar 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Virtual vandals slap blackface, excrement on candidate's virtual campaign office.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Another layer of apparatchiks assigned to government bureaucracies.

Posted on: Mar 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Residents call for federal aid, not photo ops.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Lindsay Beyerstein: Glenn "Instapundit" Reynolds advocates terrorism.

Posted on: Feb 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The Associated Press and the New York Times pick up the Julie Amero story.

Posted on: Feb 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Carlson bears false witness against his neighbor.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Sexist digs backfire bigtime for MSNBC host.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Experts probe the corrupted computer that could send a teacher to jail.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The imperial vice presidency...

Posted on: Feb 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Ill-conceived joyride at Peoria plant sends reporters scattering.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2007, Source: AlterNet

He & Paris Hilton have "pit-bull legal team."

Posted on: Jan 25, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Or, unlock the vote with a mini bar key.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The latest on the CT teacher facing up to 40 years for porno popups in class.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Should female politicians brand themselves as moms?

Posted on: Jan 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

When lax cybersecurity meets anti-porn hysteria, an innocent computer infection can land you in jail. Just ask Julie Amero, a 40-year old substitute teacher who maintains she's a victim of a malicious software infestation that caused her computer to spawn porn uncontrollably.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Semantics save the day.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Spy agency still spooked by Hookergate scandal.

Posted on: Dec 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Republican presidential hopeful outdoes his Falwell flip-flop

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

"Al Gore will help me," writes starlet in email.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

TV show merch perpetuates sexist stereotypes.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Former president sobs as Jeb leaves the Governor's office.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Ten times as many contractors as in first Gulf War.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Neighbors shoot at anti-Bush holiday display, ACLU steps in.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Virginia's anti-gay laws may treat her like a single mother.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Habeas corpus reconsidered.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Party product delivers low-tech booby trap detection.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Man jailed for 2 weeks after being mistaken for Spanish terrorist...

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