Stories by Alex Kane

Alex Kane is former World editor at AlterNet. His work has appeared in Mondoweiss, Salon, VICE, the Los Angeles Review of Books and more. Follow him on Twitter @alexbkane. subscribe to Alex Kane's feed

Posted on: Jul 28, 2016, Source: In These Times

Palestinian trade unions have appealed for solidarity from unions around the world, urging them to endorse BDS.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Egypt's military junta employs a lobbying firm run by former members of Bill Clinton’s administration.

Posted on: Feb 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Many Europeans have responded by offering humanitarian help. But for some others, the refugees represent an opportunity to make money.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A proposed media law is the latest sign that President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi's war on the press is not letting up.

Posted on: Jun 17, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The crackdown on funding for Palestinian cultural institutions is the latest move to marginalize Palestinian citizens.

Posted on: May 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Why are these Western leaders backing Sisi's brutal rule?

Posted on: May 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

They're are striking contracts with the Department of Defense to supply missiles, helicopters and fighter jets.

Posted on: Apr 14, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The powerful Saudi regime has long meddled in Yemen.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Stoking Americans’ fear of the group is not about to stop.

Posted on: Mar 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

World polling is unanimous on this point: The US is behind an arc of violence stretching from Latin America to the Middle East.

Posted on: Feb 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Bringing the “war on terror” to America’s citizenship laws.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Poachers are slaughtering elephants by the tens of thousands, but the NRA is more worried about American gun collectors.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

These nations have taken a page from post-9/11 America's playbook.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Bush officials' lies about CIA torture will haunt us in years to come, says filmmaker Alex Gibney.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The candidates will be flooded with money from these pro-Israel extremists.

Posted on: Nov 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Justice Dept's latest campaign to “counter violent extremism” is more post-9/11 madness.

Posted on: Oct 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The government and mainstream media's definition of terrorism is very convenient.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Israeli-Palestinian conflict is being played out in Tinseltown, with stars joining on opposite sides of the issue.

Posted on: Aug 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Clinton’s ideas may be out of touch with the American people, but she wants to appeal to the Democratic establishment.

Posted on: Aug 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Militarized weaponry is being used to trample constitutional rights.