Stories by Nina Berman

Nina Berman is a photographer and the author of Purple Hearts: Back From Iraq. subscribe to Nina Berman's feed

Posted on: Dec 13, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Drilling is just the tip of the iceberg. Compressor stations have been associated with significant headaches, bloody noses, skin lesions, blisters, and rashes.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2011, Source: AlterNet

As rural areas become industrialized thanks to gas drilling, residents have to make difficult choices.

Posted on: May 4, 2011, Source: AlterNet

The AG said the legal action was necessary following a well blow out, which spilled thousands of gallons of fracking fluids across farm lands and into a vital waterway.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2011, Source: AlterNet

"We're not asking for a lot and now they're taking it all away. In a million years, I never would have thought that people could do this and get away with it."

Posted on: Dec 19, 2010, Source: AlterNet

Photographer Nina Berman took photos of the economically depressed town where Beck staged his latest PR stunt.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Recently arrived refugees wonder how they're supposed to become self-sufficient in the worst economy since the Great Depression.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Brenda Ann Kenneally captures the female working poor and culture of incarceration in Troy, N.Y., where the presidential race has little resonance.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Hundreds of veterans are testifying against war crimes this weekend in Washington, DC. Nina Berman shares their stories.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Embedded photojournalist Ashley Gilbertson offers an unsanitized view of Iraq.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Abuse is rampant among clergy, who, too often, remain unchecked in their power and unpunished for their crimes.

Posted on: Oct 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

As Americans try to help the many wounded veterans returning from war, many more thousands in Iraq have suffered, yet have no way of receiving care.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

White House photographer Christopher Morris' reveals how American pride has blinded us to the reason others hate us.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Photos of the aftermath of Israel's air strikes on Lebanon give an idea of what a war on Iran might look like.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Andrew Lichtenstein's new book, <i>Never Coming Home</i>, shows the faces behind the Iraq War casualty statistics.

Posted on: May 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Replete with fake blood and hired nuclear fallout victim actors, the Pentagon is in the midst of simulating one of the largest nuclear detonation exercises ever.

Posted on: Jan 29, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Hundreds of thousands of people marched on Washington this Saturday to protest the war. Experience it yourself with imagery and sounds captured by photojournalist Nina Berman.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Patriotic and misguided fervor saddles police dogs with unnecessary and pricey protection.

Posted on: Nov 2, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The Army wanted to make an example of Anthony Vanderpool. But what they may have done was make a mentally unbalanced man even worse.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2005, Source: AlterNet

In the book, 'Unembedded,' four independent photojournalists reveal the human face of war-ravaged Iraq.

Posted on: Aug 24, 2005, Source: AlterNet

A rereleased 1971 documentary offers firsthand accounts of Vietnam soldiers who witnessed -- and committed -- barbaric acts of brutality as part of their 'tour of duty.'