Stories by Sarah Lazare

Sarah Lazare is a staff writer for AlterNet. A former staff writer for Common Dreams, she coedited the book About Face: Military Resisters Turn Against War. Follow her on Twitter [email protected] subscribe to Sarah Lazare's feed

Posted on: Jan 13, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Pentagon admits that 33 civilians were killed, but a local official says the death toll was far higher.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Banned worldwide in war, tear gas is routinely used in U.S. prisons and jails.

Posted on: Jan 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

During his confirmation hearing, Sessions dismissed concerns about Horowitz's anti-Muslim and racist statements.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The activist, scholar and movement lawyer takes stock of this harrowing political moment.

Posted on: Jan 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The military gave the popular program exclusive access to showcase autonomous drones.

Posted on: Jan 7, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Protesters want to stop Sessions from becoming Attorney General due to his racist record.

Posted on: Jan 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Madeleine Albright and Tom Cotton are among those slated to address U.S. Institute of Peace conference aimed at 'passing the baton' to Trump.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A conversation with Kali Akuno, organizer with Cooperation Jackson and the Malcolm X Grassroots Movement.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

White households possess roughly 13 times the wealth of their black counterparts.

Posted on: Dec 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Without meaningful debate, the provision was included in the 2017 defense bill.

Posted on: Dec 29, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Reuters investigation finds Flint’s water contamination crisis is just the tip of a very contaminated iceberg.

Posted on: Dec 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The term "white genocide" is making the rounds in the alt-right fever swamps. It's a complete fabrication.

Posted on: Dec 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

George Ciccariello-Maher says he has received death threats.

Posted on: Dec 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Human Rights Watch says Brazilian-made cluster munitions hit civilians in Saada’s Old City.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

U.S. abstains from Security Council vote, allowing resolution to pass.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Ann Wright says she was hit with retaliation after protesting at a U.S. drone base.

Posted on: Dec 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Community bond funds are getting people out and demanding the abolition of monetary bail.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Advocates slam family detention as a "national disgrace."

Posted on: Dec 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Strikes, protests and trainings are part of some strategies for the coming struggles for justice.

Posted on: Dec 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

David Friedman vows to relocate the American embassy to Jerusalem in first remarks following appointment.