Stories by Robert Greenwald

Robert Greenwald is a producer and director, and the founder and president of Brave New Films. He is a board member of the Independent Media Institute, AlterNet's parent organization. Follow him on Facebook and Twitter. subscribe to Robert Greenwald's feed

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source: Brave New Films

Beware the prison industry's embrace of treatment, rehabilitation and "alternatives," for a new gravy train.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The faster you can buy a gun, the higher the suicide rate. But the gun lobby only cares about selling guns.

Posted on: Apr 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The truth is, Jim Crow grew up, cleaned up, and started writing laws

Posted on: Dec 2, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Media critic David Zurawik mistakenly questioned Jones' credentials on commenting about Ferguson.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2014, Source: Brave New Films

ISIS has revived our dependence on drones. We must not let it.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2014, Source: Brave New Films

A decade ago, Fox News was seen as a legitimate news organization--until this film.

Posted on: May 19, 2014, Source: Brave New Films

As the Supreme Court further guts campaign finance regulation, the filmmaker explains his updated his documentary.

Posted on: Sep 13, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Pakistan, Yemen and Afghanistan have children too, and they are being killed by our drones

Posted on: Aug 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Obama's drone war relies on propaganda to keep the American public from understanding the inhumanity of high-tech drone killings.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2013, Source: AlterNet

We're seeing a clearer picture of these policies and the negative impacts being inflicted on our country.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2012, Source:

War Costs’ latest video brings attention to the children who have died as a result of drone strikes.

Posted on: Nov 19, 2012, Source: Huffington Post

I have never had a more haunting experience than hearing people talk about their homes, villages and families destroyed by drone attacks.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Sean Dunagan went to Monterrey, Mexico, to crack down on drugs

Posted on: Aug 26, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Those within the Military-Industrial-Congressional Complex have been working hard to convince the American public that their perceived right to profit off of Pentagon spending is sacrosanct.

Posted on: Jan 25, 2012, Source: AlterNet

Hastings, in his hard-hitting new book, discusses "politically correct imperialism," why the military is obsessed with its legacy, and why we're stuck in post-9/11 thinking.

Posted on: Jan 15, 2012, Source: Huffington Post

Americans for Prosperity released its rankings this week of senators and congressman who toe the Koch line most, and it gave a total of 44 A+s for the 112th Congress.

Posted on: Nov 29, 2011, Source: AlterNet

War Costs' new video exposes the truth about massive military budgets and employment: Military spending is a job killer.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2011, Source: AlterNet

Now you can vote on some of the most infamous members of the 1% — financial fraudsters, union-busters, weapons contractors, and more.

Posted on: Sep 16, 2011, Source: AlterNet

When we spend $1 billion on the military rather than green investments, health care or education we forfeit between 5,000 and 17,000 jobs.

Posted on: Jul 20, 2011, Source: Comment Is Free

Fox News has long blurred the line between corporate interests and journalistic integrity. But the phone hacking scandal is a step too far--it's time for Murdoch to go.