Stories by Tana Ganeva

Tana Ganeva is the deputy editor of The Influence. You can follow her on Twitter:[email protected] subscribe to Tana Ganeva's feed

Posted on: Sep 2, 2016, Source: The Influence

Life is getting increasingly complicated for officials in states intent on carrying out the death penalty.

Posted on: Aug 16, 2016, Source: The Influence

The media is getting better on covering drug issues, but old habits die hard.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2016, Source: The Influence

They falsely pitched the sting as a way to bust sex traffickers and help their victims.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2016, Source: The Influence

In an atmosphere of social panic, justice gives way to vengeance.

Posted on: Jun 15, 2016, Source: The Influence

Because there's nothing like a nice cabernet after a hard day of packing heat.

Posted on: Jun 8, 2016, Source: The Influence

Civil liberties advocates are highly skeptical of the idea that otherwise healthy people just drop dead in police custody for reasons that have nothing to do with the police.

Posted on: May 27, 2016, Source: The Influence

“I’m not a prude or a whacko; I’m not a religious zealot. it just doesn’t make sense anymore.”

Posted on: May 9, 2016, Source: The Influence

“It’s not different than a person who shoots somebody with a gun,” said U.S. attorney David Hickton.

Posted on: Apr 27, 2016, Source: The Influence

Hypocrisy, thy name is Rep. Tom Taylor.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2016, Source: The Influence

It's easier to attack a "demon drug" and its users than it is to confront issues of poverty, homelessness, gentrification, and access to health care.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

And right in the middle of winter.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The city's housing crisis is truly insane.

Posted on: Dec 7, 2015, Source: AlterNet

On her Saturday talk show, Rep. Michele Fiore amped up the violent speech.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"Anti-choice rhetoric must end, or anti-choice violence never will," noted the head of NARAL's Colorado branch.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

In a series of tweets posted Sunday night, Bryn Greenwood describes the campaign of terror she experienced while working at a Planned Parenthood.

Posted on: Nov 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

From Cruz's claim that the shooter was a woman to rampant victim-blaming, the GOP responds as tastelessly as one would expect.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A racist meme Trump posted was originally put on Twitter by a neo-Nazi.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2015, Source: AlterNet

In many places, homelessness rates have exploded and no one in charge seems to know what to do.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The president excoriated GOP candidates who suggest a religious test for refugees.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2015, Source: AlterNet

GOP presidential hopefuls took to the air Sunday to do their usual fearmongering.