Stories by Jan Frel

Jan Frel is AlterNet's editor-at-large and associate publisher. He is the author of Neighbors from Hell: An American Bedtime Story (Feral House, 2015).  subscribe to Jan Frel's feed

Posted on: Jan 25, 2009, Source: AlterNet

And you can read it online.

Posted on: Jan 23, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Obama picks outspoken Bush critic and public-interest advocate Michael Copps to run the Federal Communications Commission.

Posted on: Jan 16, 2009, Source: AlterNet

What will Obama do, and how could he screw it up, given the fact that pretty much everything is riding on him getting things right the first time?

Posted on: Jan 12, 2009, Source: AlterNet

Strange talk in a goodbye interview with degenerate father and son on Fox News.

Posted on: Oct 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Instead of just locking people up for harmless offenses like drug possession, Prop 5 pushes for rehabilitation.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Jeanne Woodford supports overhaul reform for CA's Prop 5 that would radically alter how non-violent offenders are treated.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2008, Source: AlterNet

What kind of society has a war on fun? Ours.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Is it too old to vaporize?

Posted on: Sep 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

In no time at all, Maddow is beating Keith Olbermann ... and Larry King?

Posted on: Jun 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

One of the greatest and most original English publications has gone into the night, thanks to Russian authorities.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

12% of combat troops in Iraq and 17% of those in Afghanistan are taking prescription antidepressants or sleeping pills.

Posted on: May 4, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Morgan Simon of the Responsible Endowment Coalition is helping student activists across the U.S. leverage their school endowments.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Will Bunch reports: Obama says he never meant to suggest that firearms or the church were bad things to "cling" to.

Posted on: Mar 6, 2008, Source: AlterNet

New Mexico reporter who pursued story resigned after her stories were spiked.

Posted on: Feb 13, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Probation isn't enough for a little prank?

Posted on: Dec 17, 2007, Source: AlterNet

A victory against Bush's spying programs? Well, at least a delay.

Posted on: Sep 20, 2007, Source: AlterNet

In Europe and Canada debate is raging about Naomi Klein's new book on disaster capitalism, <i>The Shock Doctrine</i>. This interview with Klein considers why U.S. public debate is unable to ask fundamental questions about our economic system.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: It wasn't to spend more time with the family...

Posted on: May 15, 2007, Source: AlterNet

So much for separation of church and military-industrial complex.

Posted on: May 14, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: We need to expand the discussion to dismantling the American empire.

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