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: Nov 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

We still have a long, long way to go.

Posted on: Nov 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The school sent an urgent message about the raid Friday morning.

Posted on: Nov 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

New study finds inequality in "military sacrifice" has widened over time.

Posted on: Nov 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Overseas Contingency Operations fund allows the military to sidestep budget caps and political debate.

Posted on: Oct 31, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Two separate incidents in Kansas and California are raising alarm.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2016, Source: AlterNet

New Oxfam report finds expansion of extractive industries is tied to rise of killings in Latin America.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Police departments around the country are sending reinforcements to North Dakota to support mining companies.

Posted on: Oct 26, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Human rights organizations say ‘family detention centers’ violate international conventions.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Water protectors have endured dog attacks, invasive strip searches and military-style checkpoints.

Posted on: Oct 24, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Obama administration's directive for the Feds to coordinate local bullying prevention efforts is raising serious civil rights concerns.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The “Muslims Have Rights” campaign is using media and satire to call attention to institutionalized Islamophobia.

Posted on: Oct 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

While all eyes are on Trump's open bigotry, the White House is advancing a "Countering Violent Extremism" plan that threatens the civil rights of Muslims.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The U.S. military has been backing war crimes in Yemen for the past 18 months.

Posted on: Oct 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

From Black Lives Matter to native resistance at Standing Rock, young organizers and leaders are shaping today's movements.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

In Kansas City, another assault on free speech by pro-Israel forces.

Posted on: Oct 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The failure to acknowledge the source of the outbreak and eradicate it has left the country vulnerable to the new uptick in infections.

Posted on: Oct 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Reuters exclusive reveals that White House has been long aware of high civilian death toll.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

If Colombia is to have any hope of truth and reconciliation, the role of the United States must be part of the conversation.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Advocacy organization Cage releases new report questioning the studies underlying the controversial ‘Preventing Violent Extremism’ strategy.

Posted on: Sep 29, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Challenging climate of brinksmanship and confrontation, women call for lasting peace accord.