Stories by Don Hazen

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Posted on: Jul 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Ten members of Congressional Black Caucus are targeted for favoring telecoms at the expense of the black community.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Putting absurd, mendacious rightwing quotes in headlines just helps conservatives control the debate.

Posted on: Jun 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's 2014, but Cuomo is still living in the Dark Ages.

Posted on: May 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Is Lessig headed in the right direction?

Posted on: May 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An interview with the celebrated American architect.

Posted on: Apr 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Supreme Court has crushed the last aspect of campaign finance reform. That's why we need your support.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Two-thirds of working Americans will not be able to maintain their standard of living when they retire. Many will go into poverty.

Posted on: Dec 31, 2013, Source: AlterNet

In a bleak year filled with bad news, people from Edward Snowden to Elizabeth Warren were brave enough to shake up the establishment.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Covering the retirement crisis is our top priority in 2014.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

How you can help one of most powerful antidotes to corporate media failure.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Success won’t be easy, but if de Blasio plays it smart, he could keep fooling people all the way to a more humane inclusive NYC.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2013, Source: AlterNet

When the Dems, won the big standoff, why did everyone have a photo of Ted Cruz?

Posted on: Oct 8, 2013, Source: AlterNet

An appreciation to readers who helped AlterNet meet its fall fundraising goal.

Posted on: Sep 24, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The State Dept. prevented the lawyer challenging U.S.-led drone attacks from appearing before Congress.

Posted on: Sep 19, 2013, Source: AlterNet

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Posted on: Sep 8, 2013, Source: AlterNet

NYC Democratic Primary voters appear to be taking the steps to make de Blasio the first Democratic mayor in New York in 20 years.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2013, Source: AlterNet

No muss, no fuss. We need to raise $40k in the next two weeks to meet our 2013 budget so that we can operate at full strength.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Martin Lee, author of "Smoke Signals," discusses the healing powers of the cannabis plant.

Posted on: Aug 14, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The New York Times and I agree: The rich do drive differently than you and I.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Clearly things must change and we're leading the fight, but we need your help to hone the right strategy.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

It comes down to strong content and good friends who share our articles with their friends on social media.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

In an environment of confusion and despair, it helps to understand the forces at play, how they operate, and why they feel so overwhelming.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2013, Source: AlterNet

By Christie's deeds and his words, he is clearly committed to the death of the labor movement and every other sort of social progress.

Posted on: Mar 21, 2013, Source: AlterNet

One big way you can really help.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A female corporate CEO worth $300 million is not the face of a meaningful feminism.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A glimmer of hope rests on the shoulders of a growing Latino population and innovative labor organizing.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Limbaugh gave "The AlterNet" and its "agitated left-wingers" a nice shout out on his show last night.

Posted on: Feb 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A huge number of Americans feel vulnerable every day of every week, their future unknown. What are you going to do about it?

Posted on: Jan 14, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Don Hazen introduces our ongoing series on gun violence and the NRA; Steven Rosenfeld exposes the commandeering of the Second Amendment.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2012, Source: AlterNet

There are many causes of violence in our culture, but the least understood is the heavy influence of media.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2012, Source: AlterNet

How do we beat the team that wants guns at all costs?

Posted on: Dec 11, 2012, Source: AlterNet

David Talbot’s book is an insightful, inspirational and frightening take on the cultural and political transformation of the U.S.

Posted on: Dec 2, 2012, Source: AlterNet

"The public would not be accepting of drones, if they knew how kill decisions are made, and how many innocents are killed in the process."-- Robert Greenwald, Brave New Films

Posted on: Nov 5, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Cuomo is not actually supporting Democrats in the key races that will determine control of the State Senate in New York. In some races, he’s even backing Republicans.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2012, Source: AlterNet

The iconic rock group performs at NYC's Beacon Theater and makes a major political point about Bradley Manning and American politics.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Istanbul is a huge tourist favorite globally, but Americans are just beginning to discover its riches.

Posted on: Sep 28, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Including some of our in-house writers and favorite freelancers, some progressive champions, and some surprises.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Mormon controversies, food companies run by right-wingers, the science of cannabis and much more.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2012, Source: AlterNet

With this communiqué we are launching our fall campaign for support. But we all also need something else, something perhaps more important.

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