Stories by Adele M. Stan

Adele M. Stan is a weekly columnist for The American Prospect. Follow her on Twitter @addiestan. subscribe to Adele M. Stan's feed

Posted on: Feb 5, 2013, Source: AlterNet

With his new Conservative Victory Project, Rove seeks to knock off Tea Party candidates in GOP primaries. Tea Party leaders are crying treason.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal's prescription for the GOP is unlikely to succeed. Stupid is stubborn; it likes to stick around.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Reclaiming the language of patriotism, Obama then threw it back in the faces of right-wing Republicans to advance a liberal agenda.

Posted on: Jan 21, 2013, Source: AlterNet

From climate-change deniers to Confederacy buffs to Ayn Rand acolytes, Obama had a smack-down for every right-winger.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2013, Source: AlterNet

In a White House press event, the president called on gun owners to support gun control, called out opponents for ginning up fear, and signed gun-safety executive orders.

Posted on: Jan 14, 2013, Source: AlterNet

In his last press conference of his first term, the president struck a defiant stance, explaining why he spurned Democrats' pleas for an end run around Congress on the debt ceiling.

Posted on: Jan 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The answer all depends on what you mean by "Tea Party."

Posted on: Jan 10, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Hilda Solis is the first Latina to lead a cabinet-level office, and a friend to workers. Will Obama replace her with a woman of color, or continue his trend toward a pale, male brain trust?

Posted on: Dec 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

After a White House meeting, Majority Leader Harry Reid and Minority Leader Mitch McConnell pledged to work to hammer out a deal before the New Year's witching hour.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

When 'Meet the Press' host Gregory displayed an empty ammo magazine to the cameras in his D.C. TV studio, the local police sicced investigators on him.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Is the writing on the wall for Speaker Boehner?

Posted on: Dec 21, 2012, Source: AlterNet

In his first appearance since the Sandy Hook shootings, NRA leader Wayne LaPierre rolled out a program to help schools arm "good guys," blaming gun-free school zones, video games and Obama for the tragedy.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Give Christmas the heave ho-ho!

Posted on: Dec 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Across the nation, the rush is on to grab assault rifles and large-capacity magazines -- even in Connecticut.

Posted on: Dec 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

At a rally called by CREDO Action in the wake of the mass killing of children in Newtown, Conn., progressives demanded changes to the nation's gun laws.

Posted on: Dec 16, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Before the official count of the dead in the Sandy Hook massacre was released, right-wingers bitterly promoted their guns and religion as the solution.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2012, Source: AlterNet

A law that seemed to happen overnight was actually years in the making, but Gov. Snyder's election-year fear of a Koch-funded group may have tipped the balance.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Education activist Sabrina Joy Stevens, a former teacher in the Denver school system, tells right-wing, would-be policymakers how their agenda is destructive to education.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The NAACP's youngest-ever president talks to AlterNet about voter suppression, fighting the right and building coalitions.

Posted on: Nov 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Retailers look away as the Bangladeshi government stalks, batters and kills seamstresses and labor activists.