Stories by Steven Rosenfeld

Steven Rosenfeld covers national political issues for AlterNet, including America's democracy and voting rights. He is the author of several books on elections and the co-author of Who Controls Our Schools: How Billionaire-Sponsored Privatization Is Destroying Democracy and the Charter School Industry (AlterNet eBook, 2016). subscribe to Steven Rosenfeld's feed

Posted on: Oct 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Evidence points toward some violent outburst surrounding the presidential election results.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

When he says he'll run the country the way he runs his business, that's not good.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Celebrities urge public to watch new documentary.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A report/ebook on the corporate takeover of K-12 schools.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Major efforts beyond races for president and Congress.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

There are major concerns about who gets to vote.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Debunking Trump's ignorant claim about voter rolls.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Third debate was filled with disdain for Clinton and for voters.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Seeking oversight, civil rights protections and transparency.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Oligarchs like Washington Post owner/Amazon founder Jeff Bezos lead the corporate push for privatization of public schools.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Trolls hack online polls for Trump. Trump projects the "stealing" of the election on Democrats.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A recent Democracy Corps poll shows no boost for Trump resulting from some young voters' distaste for Hillary.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

We all need to take a shower after the sleaziest presidential debate in memory.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Clinton was disciplined, but delivered no knockout blows.

Posted on: Oct 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

They say the sky will fall. But it didn't when Berkeley passed a soda tax.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

As Sanders campaigns for Clinton, diehards are not moved.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Early news reports describe colossal damage in impoverished nations.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Repeal reproductive rights, revive the Cold War, ignore climate change, and cut taxes for the rich.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A series of data points suggest a high turnout is taking shape.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

CNN/ABC agree to look at top 30 questions before next town hall-style debate.