Stories by Joshua Holland

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Posted on: Aug 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

After nearly three decades on Capitol Hill, Mike Lofgren quit last year after the Tea Party caucus pushed his party to new extremes.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Most people consider the Olympics a celebration of athletic prowess, but for the folks at Fox News, they're a source of endless outrage.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The author of a new book challenges Northerners and Southerners to consider the possibility of a friendly divorce.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The reason we can't have a sane, adult discussion of how to cut down on random gun violence is simple: the NRA has hoodwinked gun owners.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Jonathan Ben-Artzi reveals a perspective on the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that is completely missing from the discourse in the U.S.

Posted on: Aug 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

There's no cliff, but our media lemmings are nonetheless going over the edge.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Everyone knows it's something that would damage an already weak candidate, but nobody knows exactly what it is.

Posted on: Jul 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet

People all over the world are watching the Olympics online, but a lot of Americans are just out of luck.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

"There’s always been partisan division, but not the idea that the only thing that mattered was blocking whoever had won the last election."

Posted on: Jul 10, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The American media are downplaying a huge banking scandal that's rocking the UK.

Posted on: Jul 9, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Political scientist Peter Beinart says that how Jews handle power will be the test of the Jewish tradition.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2012, Source: AlterNet

People are suspicious of Obamacare in the abstract, but when it gets to the specifics they tend to like it a lot better.

Posted on: Jun 29, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Here is what progressives can learn from right-wing messaging.

Posted on: Jun 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Over-the-top? You betcha!

Posted on: Jun 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Today's ruling was an enormous win for the Obama administration, and will likely lead to a fundraising bonanza for corporate front-groups opposed to the law.

Posted on: Jun 27, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The Texas populist talks about our out-of-control plutocracy.

Posted on: Jun 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

While one of the law's most contentious issues remains unresolved, the 5-3 ruling represented a pretty big win for civil liberties advocates.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

After giving a speech about the politics of abortion, Burner became the target of a dishonest campaign cooked up by conservative bloggers.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Middle East analyst MJ Rosenberg discusses the Israel lobby, Iran and the xenophobic riots that shook Israeli society.

Posted on: Jun 13, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Hayes talks about the failures of our elites, and what we need to do to advance a vision of a more equal society.