Stories by Sean Gonsalves

Sean Gonsalves is a syndicated columnist and news editor with the Cape Cod Times. subscribe to Sean Gonsalves's feed

Posted on: Nov 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Now is the time to mobilize so we can establish the style, pace and structure of Obama's presidency.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Americans are working longer hours and taking less time off -- an unhealthy habit that heightens stress and lowers life expectancy.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Recent steps by the FBI and other law enforcement organizations have severely undermined the right to privacy.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

A new study shows that after being exposed to information contradicting their ideas, most people still cling to their prejudices.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Free market ideology comes down to socialism for the rich, capitalism for everybody else.

Posted on: Jul 30, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Our government finds it necessary to protect Americans from academics who disagree with Bush.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

While journalists should view Wikileaks with some skepticism, it cannot be ignored. Welcome to the brave new world of investigative reporting.

Posted on: Jun 24, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The VP used to be a bench-warmer called in to perform PR tasks. When did vice presidents become important political figures?

Posted on: Jun 16, 2008, Source: AlterNet

If the media are so liberal, why did most mainstream news outlets swallow Bush's lies about Iraq?

Posted on: Jun 3, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Under Bush, access to information has been increasingly restricted in the name of national security at levels never seen before.

Posted on: May 19, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The government is undermining our rights by making laws in secret. Surprise, surprise.

Posted on: May 12, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The government's attempt to gut a law protecting whistle-blowers does not bode well for our First Amendment rights.

Posted on: May 5, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Government secrecy does not make us safer; it undermines the Constitution.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2008, Source: AlterNet

It is becoming more and more difficult for the news media to undertake serious investigative reporting.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Why Americans should care that print journalism is going down the drain.

Posted on: Apr 7, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Foreign military bases have served as launch pads for American military adventures. Increasingly, they are also being used as CIA 'black sites'.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2008, Source: AlterNet

To have a truly productive conversation about race we must address the wealth disparities that perpetuate racial inequality.

Posted on: Mar 25, 2008, Source: AlterNet

The manufactured controversy over Rev. Jeremiah Wright ignores the tradition of 'prophetic preaching' in African-American churches.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2008, Source: AlterNet

You wouldn't know it from the past 50 years of American history, but Congress has the legal authority to curb presidential warmongering.

Posted on: Mar 10, 2008, Source: AlterNet

Clinton keeps saying she has experience. But all that her record shows is how good she is at undermining the Constitution.