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: Jan 20, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Activists and concerned members of the public put their bodies on the line Friday to resist the 45th president.

Posted on: Jan 19, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Seven were arrested after confronting the Arizona senator at his office Thursday.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Billionaire heiress Betsy DeVos is a champion of the school privatization movement.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Obama administration commutes majority of sentence following sustained pressure from social movements.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The vice president-elect will face glitter, rainbow suspenders and fierce resistance.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Communities of color in Chicago meticulously documented the CPD's pattern of racist violence.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Franklin Graham, the son of Billy Graham, is one of six religious clergy invited to give a reading.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Pentagon admits that 33 civilians were killed, but a local official says the death toll was far higher.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Banned worldwide in war, tear gas is routinely used in U.S. prisons and jails.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

During his confirmation hearing, Sessions dismissed concerns about Horowitz's anti-Muslim and racist statements.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The activist, scholar and movement lawyer takes stock of this harrowing political moment.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The military gave the popular program exclusive access to showcase autonomous drones.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Protesters want to stop Sessions from becoming Attorney General due to his racist record.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Madeleine Albright and Tom Cotton are among those slated to address U.S. Institute of Peace conference aimed at 'passing the baton' to Trump.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A conversation with Kali Akuno, organizer with Cooperation Jackson and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

White households possess roughly 13 times the wealth of their black counterparts.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Without meaningful debate, the provision was included in the 2017 defense bill.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Reuters investigation finds Flint’s water contamination crisis is just the tip of a very contaminated iceberg.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The term "white genocide" is making the rounds in the alt-right fever swamps. It's a complete fabrication.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

George Ciccariello-Maher says he has received death threats.