Stories by Onnesha Roychoudhuri

Onnesha Roychoudhuri is a journalist and fiction writer. A 2011 Pushcart Prize nominee, her work has appeared in many publications, including the Nation, The American Prospect, Salon, Mother Jones, The Rumpus, Our Stories, and Wag's Review. subscribe to Onnesha Roychoudhuri's feed

Posted on: Apr 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Military bases, once built, just have a habit of sticking around...

Posted on: Mar 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

U.S. criticism of Hugo Chavez's politics only serves to highlight the weakness of our democracy at home.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Real disappointing.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2006, Source: AlterNet

...and leave him to his temperate and impartial judicial decisions

Posted on: Mar 28, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A brief look at some of the hi (and low) jinks of the testimony thus far

Posted on: Mar 24, 2006, Source: AlterNet

You can't possibly be as smart as us.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

No matter the terminology we use, Americans understand when they're being misled.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The implications of a wartime president who understands little about war

Posted on: Mar 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Putting an end to illegal conduct...by making it legal

Posted on: Mar 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Whistleblowers win landmark contractor corruption case -- despite the government's refusal to get involved.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Guantanamo detainee's suicide note addresses Americans

Posted on: Mar 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Feingold's motion to censure the president is a step in the right direction; but it seems like radical times like these call for more radical measures.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

<i>Chicago Tribune</i> introduces the security agency to that new-fangled contraption: the internet.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2006, Source: AlterNet

and the return to patriarchy?

Posted on: Mar 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

<i>Untitled</i>

Posted on: Mar 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

A finger in (almost) every pie...

Posted on: Mar 8, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Finding some constructive discussion...

Posted on: Mar 5, 2006, Source: AlterNet

From discussion to action -- Michael Ratner and his fellow lawyers have drafted a call to impeach President Bush.

Posted on: Mar 2, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Let my people suffer for my sins.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

to its inevitable conclusion.

Posted on: Feb 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Of good behavior and "wifely expectations"

Posted on: Feb 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

...is news today

Posted on: Feb 22, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The jury wakes...

Posted on: Feb 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet

An interesing genre that emerges when what we get from the news just doesn't cut it.

Posted on: Feb 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The Center for Constitutional Rights details its legal plan to put a stop to the violation of our Constitutional rights.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

One of Washington's most well-known -- and industry-funded -- lobbyists takes on labor unions.

Posted on: Feb 16, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Does Cheney have the authority to de-classify?

Posted on: Feb 14, 2006, Source: AlterNet

and the Vice President that roused us.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Well, some of it, anyway.

Posted on: Feb 11, 2006, Source: AlterNet

You, too, can have a share in futures markets.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Over four years later, the prison is still full of innocent people -- many of whom are trying to kill themselves.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The latest spin on wiretaps.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

True lie detectors: Getting to the bottom of Enron…and the Bush administration…and liars everywhere.

Posted on: Feb 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

We've got the roundup…

Posted on: Feb 6, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The mindset that led Enron to defraud millions of people is the same that created the Bush administration's legal quagmires.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Capitol police don't really know.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

How to make it through the night...

Posted on: Jan 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Why she's saying what she's saying.

Posted on: Jan 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

...to fight terrorism. Or promote stability. Or, you know, whatever they want.

Posted on: Jan 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

What does a fair trial look like, exactly?

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