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Posted on: Oct 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Alex Hribal remains in juvenile prison, his "mental state deteriorating."

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Most Americans have no idea how insanely unequal things have become.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The high school-level thinker's enduring influence is one of the mysteries of our time.

Posted on: Sep 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Even his fellow Fox Newsians can't take the stupidity anymore.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Conservative criticisms of the ostentatious rich are just diversionary tactics.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Boobs on the ground?" Is that how you show respect for the troops?

Posted on: Sep 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

As the man obeys the officer's order, the officer opens fire.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Nation's first black Attorney General determined to step down.

Posted on: Sep 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Holding rifles and helping someone do a keg stand—and these are the Democrats.

Posted on: Sep 23, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Find out how your state ranks on the happiness scale.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Internet misogyny rears its head yet again.

Posted on: Sep 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Jobless benefits have been slashed to the bone. What's with the victim-blaming GOP?

Posted on: Sep 20, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'My father beat the crap out of me and look how great I turned out.'

Posted on: Sep 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hint: It's good. But will deniers and despairers listen?

Posted on: Sep 19, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"It's the kind of in-depth reporting you only get from Fox News, or Zappos."

Posted on: Sep 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New study shows why your prospective mate might have to literally pass the smell test.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The devastation for families of low-level, non-violent offenders continues.

Posted on: Sep 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"Willary or Won'tary?" Most pundits think they already know the answer."

Posted on: Sep 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Covergirl ad is used to make the strongest point about domestic abuse, the NFL and make-up.

Posted on: Sep 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Plus, Rush Limbaugh's football dreams lie in ruin.

Posted on: Sep 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

When prophecies are wrong time and time again, why do people keep believing the prophets?

Posted on: Sep 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

'This can't be fixed by waving a magic bomb.'

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Witnesses say Brown "put his hands up," and "the officer was chasing him."

Posted on: Sep 11, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Do they really expect us to believe they did not see the elevator video before?

Posted on: Sep 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Why a new generation prefers to cover up.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's going to change the way we communicate with our wrist! Wait, huh?

Posted on: Sep 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Obesity is most prevalent in the South, but the rest of the country is not far behind.

Posted on: Sep 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Wingnuts run amok, with their nonsense and victim-blaming,

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Police show great patience with a possibly drunk, agitated, gun-waving white man. What if he were black?

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Greed and Stephen Colbert's 'truthiness' are part of the problem.

Posted on: Sep 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's enough to make you want to shoot your television—like the weird guy running in Alaska.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An in-depth investigation reveals the loss of many assault rifles and two Humvees.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Phil Robertson happily dispenses biblical advice for combatting extremists.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

"It's all part of the Pentagon's 'Take a tank, leave a tank' program."

Posted on: Sep 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Seems that saturated fat may even be good for you.

Posted on: Sep 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

His family was 'just shooting at targets' when suddenly the kid had a hole in his chest.

Posted on: Sep 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Not that the deficit hawks will listen.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Where are her pants? How can she be a feminist without pants?

Posted on: Aug 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

No anger, resentment, nor calls for revenge. They're not even mad at him for going back to Syria.

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