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: Jul 28, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Gray's death was ruled a homicide, but according to the justice system, no one is responsible.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Bill Clinton's DNC address described Muslims as foreigners, welcome only to the extent that they assist in battle against terrorism.

Posted on: Jul 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

"You name it, we are buying it," says NYPD Chief Bill Bratton as city purchases $7.5 million in military-style gear.

Posted on: Jul 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Human rights advocates say that heavily militarized training can be part of the problem.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Minneapolis is a case study in how police hate speech fosters a climate of violence.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Pulse was a sanctuary for LGBTQ people of color, and now that community is organizing to keep itself safe.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

New music video features Guthrie lyrics sung by Ryan Harvey, Tom Morello and Ani DiFranco.

Posted on: Jul 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Researchers find that those who start out poor are likely to remain so.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Coauthor of "The Art of the Deal" deeply remorseful for his role in promoting Trump’s image.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Pathetic.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Social movement leaders to trek across the country calling for grassroots alternatives to the far-right resurgence in America.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Abdullah Muflahi and Chris LeDay say they have faced police retaliation for recording and posting videos of the killing.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Human Rights Watch identifies 17 “apparently unlawful” airstrikes on civilian factories, farms and warehouses.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

As Black Lives Matter protests continue, police are clamoring to bulk up their arsenals.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Indifference comes amid open police incitement against Black Lives Matter.

Posted on: Jul 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Theresa May has driven extreme policies that surveil and criminalize Muslims, migrants and refugees.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Chris LeDay believes his detention was direct retaliation.

Posted on: Jul 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

From Atlanta to Baton Rouge, protesters continue to take to the streets.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Former New York mayor who oversaw police killings of African-Americans baselessly smears Black Lives Matter.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Attorneys say unnamed officials violated Manning's most basic right to confidentiality.

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