Stories by Max Blumenthal

Max Blumenthal is a senior writer for AlterNet, and the award-winning author of Goliath and Republican Gomorrah. Find him on Twitter at @MaxBlumenthal. subscribe to Max Blumenthal's feed

Posted on: Oct 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Going to extremes to stifle a growing movement.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2015, Source: AlterNet

McCarthyist tactics meet Internet technology.

Posted on: Sep 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

As pro-Israel extremism reaches new depths with the notorious Canary Mission project, the FBI investigates growing threats against BDS activists.

Posted on: Aug 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

A tour of the "real Israel" would show members of Congress the ugly truth behind Israel's propaganda.

Posted on: Jul 16, 2015, Source: TomDispatch

Before homes are even rebuilt in the ruins of the Gaza Strip, another war looms.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2015, Source: Nation Books

Max Blumenthal's new book looks at Israel's deadly assault on Gaza from last year.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Ed Sebesta discusses his life's work, researching and challenging the neo-Confederates.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Pro-war German media conglomerate Axel Springer is notorious for inciting violence and hatred against leftists and Muslims.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The mayor of Baltimore was right to blame outsiders for causing trouble, but got it wrong.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Hoping to salvage Obama’s legacy and his own reputation, Michael Eric Dyson is lashing out at their most relentless African-American critic.

Posted on: Mar 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

One of America's most prominent Islam bashers has a long history of making things up.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Netanyahu has described a suicidal Jewish extremist as his personal hero. Will he follow in his path?

Posted on: Mar 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Documented evidence suggests the UK's MI5 drove a young Muslim man to the brink of madness.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Threats seem to expose a political plot against the NYC mayor and the BlackLivesMatter movement.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Hyper-militarized cops here have killed residents with shocking impunity.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Lefty Germans, blinded by collective guilt, have become intolerant and close minded.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Rep. John Conyers wanted to block U.S. funding to neo-Nazis in Ukraine. But the ADL and Simon Wiesenthal Center refused to help.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A new documentary whitewashes the U.S. Ambassador to the UN's record of covering for some of the worst human rights abusers.

Posted on: Oct 16, 2014, Source: AlterNet

John Kerry and Tony Blair are pushing a bizarre disaster capitalist plan.

Posted on: Sep 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

AlterNet writer Max Blumenthal describes what he saw in Gaza following a humanitarian ceasefire from last month.

Posted on: Aug 26, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Almost every family in Gaza has been touched by the violence.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Visiting what remains of Shujaiya yields evidence of massacres and stories of impossible courage.

Posted on: Aug 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Israeli soliders use live fire and expanding bullets to shatter the legs of West Bank protesters.

Posted on: Aug 6, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Israel's military is enmeshed in civilian society.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

In a bid to legitimize Israel’s violence in Gaza, Washington continues a disturbing pattern of baselessly blaming Hamas.

Posted on: Jul 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

As Gaza body toll mounts, NBC executives crack down on criticism of Israel.

Posted on: Jul 18, 2014, Source: Mondoweiss

They also arrested Abu Khdeir’s uncle and cousins without charges.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The definition of poor leadership.

Posted on: Jul 13, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Rep. Kathy Castor has done nothing for a Tampa teen who was beaten by Israeli cops.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: Electronic Intifada

A toxic blend of propaganda, subterfuge and incitement inflamed a precarious situation.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Exposing troubling ties in the U.S. to overt Nazi and fascist protesters in Ukraine.

Posted on: Feb 20, 2014, Source:

Leonardo Lopez is the new darling of the West for leading protests against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2013, Source: Mondoweiss

The popular refrain now holds little meaning, except maintenance of the status quo.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2013, Source: Tom Dispatch

The enlightened public of Israel’s coastal center has turned its back on the Negev Desert.

Posted on: Oct 1, 2013, Source: Nation Books

A controversial, racist book sparked a national uproar in Israel.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2013, Source: Mondoweiss

Inside the shilling operation for intervention in the nation's capitol.

Posted on: Sep 3, 2013, Source: Mondoweiss

The threat of a unilateral Israeli strike on Iran if the US does not act on Syria is slowly seeping into American media.

Posted on: Aug 29, 2013, Source: Electronic Intifada

Lynn Schusterman, the wealthy widow of the oil and gas tycoon and major Israel booster, has begun injecting millions into TFA, the advance guard of the education privatization movement.

Posted on: Aug 28, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A propaganda blitz has successfully convinced Egyptians that since Obama hasn't embraced Gen. Sisi, he's caught up with the Brotherhood.