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: May 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Video teaches young narcs how to distinguish joints from cigarettes, and catch users of 'mind-warping' pot and hash.

Posted on: May 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

How much 'balance' can you take?

Posted on: May 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Hip-Hopper Jim Jones marks the 34th anniversary of New York's draconian Rockefeller Drug Laws with his new rap single "Lockdown, USA."

Posted on: May 8, 2007, Source: AlterNet

An ultra progressive devastates Bush apologist Hannity in a live debate.

Posted on: May 3, 2007, Source: AlterNet

It looks like Colbert is a real fan...

Posted on: May 2, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Like us, most monkeys drink "responsibly," some get trashed all the time, and a small group goes for teetotaling ginger ales.

Posted on: May 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Quite an allegation. Is the evidence soon to follow?

Posted on: Apr 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Gun store dealer to Va. Tech killer shows little remorse

Posted on: Apr 16, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jim Kunstler renders Tom Friedman black and blue -- anything but green.

Posted on: Apr 13, 2007, Source: AlterNet

The next stage in the net neutrality fight.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2007, Source: AlterNet

It's pretty clear which Dems are serious about Iraq, and which aren't.

Posted on: Mar 22, 2007, Source: AlterNet

David Swanson: The Iraq spending bill sponsored by Pelosi will be remembered as a pro-war vote, unless the Progressive Caucus stops it.

Posted on: Mar 19, 2007, Source: AlterNet

A video spoof lays bare the artificiality of Hillary Clinton's attempt to run her campaign as a one-way "national conversation."

Posted on: Mar 9, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: Sprit guides will cleanse the area so their ancestors may rest in peace.

Posted on: Feb 27, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: Chris Hedges thinks that because Hillary is a disaster, Ralph Nader is the answer. Dream on.

Posted on: Feb 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Bored soldiers+flash grenades+occupied country=sick laughs

Posted on: Feb 18, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: Such as, are US forces ready to attack, and would they lose?

Posted on: Feb 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: "Reduce the slaughter," keep the "conflict within Iraq's borders" ...

Posted on: Jan 31, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: If you're willing to admit that we've lost in Iraq, don't stop there: what are the implications?

Posted on: Jan 7, 2007, Source: AlterNet

Jan Frel: While Kennedy was able to promise the public a divided church and state, but Romney intends to be a darling of the religious right, which wants a theocracy. And explaining himself won't help his cause.