Stories by Sarah Lazare

Sarah Lazare is a staff writer for AlterNet. A former staff writer for Common Dreams, she coedited the book About Face: Military Resisters Turn Against War. Follow her on Twitter [email protected] subscribe to Sarah Lazare's feed

Posted on: Apr 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Guevara was granted impunity by the system, while the people he allegedly framed are still locked up.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

From murder to poverty to housing discrimination, these communities face staggering violence.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The city of Chicago is encouraging military enlistment as a "postsecondary pathway."

Posted on: Apr 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Coalition ties military spending to crises of climate change, poverty and violence.

Posted on: Apr 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

When it comes to raising revenue, nothing is off limits.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A new coalition emerges.

Posted on: Mar 31, 2017, Source: AlterNet

New research reveals a shocking development in America's major suburbs.

Posted on: Mar 29, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A Chicago shooting shows immigration agents and police officers are part of the same violent apparatus.

Posted on: Mar 28, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Evidence mounts that aggressive sweeps are aimed at jurisdictions that limit collaboration with federal immigration authorities.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A pair of pioneering Princeton researchers makes sense of a growing epidemic.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Jewish United Fund of Metropolitan Chicago has been channeling hundreds of thousands of dollars into the coffers of anti-Muslim groups.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The workers vow to withhold labor on May 1 to protest the Trump administration's "relentless attacks."

Posted on: Mar 20, 2017, Source: AlterNet

At "Berks Family Residential Center," kids contemplate suicide as their mothers go on hunger strike.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The organization with the biggest carbon footprint continues to evade accountability.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The national day of action comes amid an epidemic of violence targeting transgender women of color.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Iowa congressman is a mascot for the Trumpists now running the country.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A budget cut of up to $7.7 billion guarantees mass homelessness and premature death.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Global actions oppose violence against women, from neoliberalism to workplace harassment.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2017, Source: AlterNet

In a call with investors, GEO Group executives boast of a new boon to business.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A new bill backed by the family of Berta Cáceres aims to choke off aid to the country's military junta.