“They who can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. People demand freedom of speech as a compensation for the freedom of thought which they seldom use. Better to die fighting for freedom then be a prisoner all the days of your life.”

9/11 Truth Movement
there are too many questions unanswered about 9/11

50 Years Is Enough
“We call for the immediate suspension of the policies and practices of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and World Bank Group which have caused widespread poverty, inequality, and suffering among the world’s peoples and damage to the world’s environment”

101 Tools for Tolerance
“simple ideas for promoting equity and diversity” – see Hate in the News and Tolerance in the News

a news service for and by anarchists

Aboriginal Multi-Media Society
issues in Native communities and cultural issues and news

ACLU – American Civil Liberties Union
provides information regarding issues, interesting articles, and ways to take action

page of links

Activist Librarians

promoting campaigns like TV Turnoff Week, Boycott Brand America, 101 Ways to Jam the War, “Adbusters offers incisive philosophical articles as well as activist commentary from around the world, addressing issues ranging from genetically modified foods to media concentration. Our aim is to forge a major shift in the way we will live in the 21st century”

The Advocate
leading national gay and lesbian news magazine

Advocates for Youth
to educate teens about sexuality, reproduction, and sexually transmitted diseases

AGUA – San Antonio
“AGUA is San Antonio’s most effective environmental action organization. We use law, science, and the support of volunteers and online activists to protect our city’s source of drinking water, the Edwards Aquifer.”

air quality news and information

Albion Monitor: The News You’re Missing
news and commentary from both alternative and mainstream sources, primarily covering environmental, human rights, and politics

ALEC Watch
American Legislative Exchange Council [is] little more than a screen for hundreds of big corporations and trade associations to advance their legislative agendas in state capitals from coast to coast — ALEC drafts model bills and flies state legislators to posh, corporate-financed conferences to teach them how to push its agenda in statehouses across the nation… “Every time I see a really, really bad idea come through, it seems to be generated by ALEC,” says embattled progressive State Assemblyman Mark Pocan of Wisonsin.

All Africa News
disseminates stories from African news organizations

Alliance for Community Media
covers topics such as legal, community, censorship, technical, professional, advocacy – for cable access, Internet, and electronic media

Alliance for Cultural Democracy
25-year-old network of community and cultural activists working in a wide range of community arts, education, and cultural activism

Alternative Press Review
publishes a wide variety of the best essays from radical zines, tabloids, books, and magazines

a news service for the alternative press, supporting independent journalism and best known for sponsoring the Media & Democracy Congress; probably the single best news site available.

Alternative Tentacles Records
progressive music and interviews

American Civil Liberties Union
covers civil liberties; lots of information on issues of criminal justice, cyber-liberties, the death penalty, disability rights, drugs, free speech, AIDS, immigrant rights, gay rights, national security, police practices, prisons, privacy and technology, racial equality, religious liberty, reproductive rights, rights of the poor, student rights, voting rights, womens rights, workplace rights, and much more

American Friends Service Committee
Quaker organization dedicated to humanitarian service, reconciliation, peace, and social justice issues

American Journalism Review
monthly, national magazine that covers trends in the industry ethics and news in print, broadcast, and online journalism

American Library Association
to educate librarians and the general public about the nature and importance of intellectual freedom in libraries

The American Prospect
bimonthly; covers political, social, and cultural issues from the progressive viewpoint

American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA)
a membership directory, includes a list of 1,000 nonfiction freelance writer, their telephone and fax numbers

American Society of Newspaper Editors (ASNE)
discusses topics related to the current state and future of newspapers and journalism in this country

Americans for Fair Taxation

Americas Policy
overarching goal is to help forge a new global affairs agenda for the U.S. government and people-one that makes the United States a more responsible global leader and partner. The primary way we do this is by producing policy reports, issue briefs, political commentary, and popular education materials offering essential information and credible, forward looking policy analysis

Americans United for Separation of Church and State
” dedicated to preserving church-state separation to ensure religious freedom for all Americans”

Amnesty International
an international organization that works to ensure human rights throughout the world and opposes human rights abuses

“an international magazine for anarchist resistance. Neither left nor right, just uncompromisingly anti-authoritarian, radically cooperative, and communitarian, ecological, and feminist”

Ancient Origins
latest archaeology finds

Animal People
original investigation of animal protection worldwide


Arab American News
bilingual weekly serving Arab Americans

Arm Sales Monitor
works for restraint in the global production and trade of weapons

Asheville Global Report
weekly coverage of under-reported news

Asia Society
” leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context.”

Asian American Journalists Association (AAJA)
committed to insuring diversity in American journalism and expressing the Asian-American perspective

news of Asian Americans

Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication (AEJMC)
the oldest and largest association of journalism and mass communication educators and administrators at the college level

Association of Alternative Newsweeklies
organization of 113 alternative newsweeklies in the U.S. and Canada

Association of American Publishers (AAP)
the principal trade association of the book publishing industry
fs We share commentary, news articles, and videos that cover important societal topics as well as give you opportunities to take action

The Awful Truth
, Michael Moore’s humor page

Backbone Campaign
“…mission is to provide creative strategies, artful activism trainings, and creative action support to progressive activists, organizers and organizations around the US and beyond in order to invigorate and nurture a people-power, community-based, and internationally-networked nonviolent social movement for human rights, thriving communities, and ecological wellbeing.”

Bail Out the People [Not the banks] Movement
New political space has opened due to the momentous eruption of the Occupy Wall Street Movement and its slogan “the 99% vs. the 1%.” This movement continues despite massive repression organized by Homeland Security. See also BOPM Boston

Bankster USA
CMD’s original reporting helps educate the public and aids grassroots action about policies affecting people’s lives—their rights and the health of our democracy.

BBC News
covers many stories ignored by US media

The Beat Within
writing and art by incarcerated youth

Beyond Media
dedicated to creating alternative media for positive social change

Big Ideas Project
a crowd-sourced platform allowing the public, leading policy experts, progressive organizations, celebrities, and others to submit and vote on big ideas they believe progressives should champion in 2015 and 2016.

Bill of Rights Defense Committee
“DISSENT is Patriotic” bumper stickers and buttons

Black Press USA
a partnership of the National Newspaper Publishers Association Foundation (NNPAF) and Howard University; coordinates national internship, fellowship, and scholarship programs and creates innovative programs

news magazine for the black lesbian and gay community

Blog: Waging peace Today
fascinating articles

Boston Globe
“Having given up, after fifty years, on the pious, pretentious, condescending, Clinton-hating, Lieberman-loving, Bush-ass-kissing, Pope-adoring, religion-riven, boring New York Times, I discovered, to my delight, the Boston Globe, with its refreshing, down-to-earth, clearly written, old-fashioned, unabashedly liberal opinions and coverage” (Letter to The Nation, 7/21/03

Boston Review
a liberal political and literary journal

Boycott News and Updates
from Coop America

Brad Messer
local San Antonio news and views

Briar Patch
Saskatchewan’s independant news magazine – politics, labor, and international events

Bright Nest
great tips on housecleaning, et al.

Broken Pencil
“The guide to alternative culture in Canada” – reviews the best zines, books, Websites, videos and art from the underground

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists
bimonthly – covers international security, military affairs, nuclear issues

Bush Watch
critical views on the presidency – “a daily political internet magazine based in Austin, Texas”

Bush Family Watch
Bush Family Skeletons back to 1918
Bush Whacked USA critical of Bush administration. Quote of the month: “In the Middle Ages, armies were accompanied by large numbers of prostitutes. In the Iraq war, the American and British armies are accompanied by large numbers of journalists”

California Coalition for Women Prisoners
covering issues related to incarcerated women

California First Amendment Coalition

California Prison Focus
provides information about control unit prisons; provides a voice for prisoners

Campaign for America’s Future
a think-tank devoted to revitalizing the progressive agenda. “advances a progressive economic agenda and a vision of the future that works for all, not simply the few.”

Canadian Dimension (CD)
independent hard news and analysis from a left-wing perspective. Multiple winner of Project Censored’s Canada award

Capitalist Punishment
examines the adverse effects of private prisons on inmates related to physical and sexual abuse, health care, education, training, and rehabilitation, as corporations seek to maximize profits

CATO Institute
, a libertarian think tank

CCTV (Chinese & Asian) News

– moderate/liberal think tank (Frances Fitzgerald. “The Goldwater Parallel.” The Nation, March 29, 2004, 18).

Center for Constitutional Rights
law center news

Center for Defense Information
provides independent research on the social, economic, environmental, political, and military components of global security

Center for Democracy and Technology
, focuses on free speech

Center for Digital Democracy

Center for Health, Environment and Justice
grassroots movement for environmental justice

Center for International Policy
promotes a U.S. foreign policy that reflects democratic values

Center for Investigative Reporting

Center for Media Literacy
works to help citizens, especially the young, develop critical thinking and media production skills needed to live fully in the 21st century media culture

Center for Public Integrity
research reports on what is going on behind the news

Center for Responsible Lending
The Center for Responsible Lending is a nonprofit, non-partisan organization that works to protect homeownership and family wealth by fighting predatory lending practices. Our focus is on consumer lending: primarily mortgages, payday loans, credit cards, bank overdrafts and auto loans… Since we began in 2002, we have witnessed, studied, and fought against outrageous lending abuses that strip billions of dollars from American families.

Center for Science and Democracy
from Union of Concerned Scientists

Center for Third World Organizing
a national racial justice movement hub

Centre for Research on Globalization
an independent research and media group of progressive writers, scholars and activists committed to curbing the tide of “globalisation” and “disarming” the New World Order

Change Congress
by Lessig, Lawrence: working to get corporate money out of elections. Contains many ways to take action.

Center on Budget and Policy Priorities
“..conducts research and analysis to help shape public debates over proposed budget and tax policies and to help ensure that policymakers consider the needs of low-income families and individuals in these debates. We also develop policy options to alleviate poverty.”

Chicago Progressive Talk
Huffpost, MSNBC, Progress Illinois, The Onion excerpts

Chronicle of Higher Education
number one news source for college and university faculty

CIA & Drugs – From the Wilderness
“innovative analysis and groundbreaking original stories on the impact of $5-600 billion per year in drug money moving through the US economy and the illegal covert operations [of the CIA among others] which maintain control of that cash flow for US economic interests”

Citizen Works
“People-powered democracy, not corporate rule, is the only way to create a sustainable and just society”; founded by Ralph Nader

Citizens for Global Solutions

Citizens for Independent Public Broadcasting
coordinates a national education campaign to reform public broadcasting as a public trust, independent of government and corporate control

Citizens for Media Literacy
links media literacy to the concepts and practices of citizenship

Citizens for Self-Government
Self-governance must be restored across America. Citizens for Self-Governance (CSG) will elevate awareness and provide resources, advocacy, and education to grassroots organizations and individuals exercising their rights to govern themselves.

Civic Media Center
“If you have realized that the news you get in the mainstream press isn’t really comprehensive or even truthful, and that a lot of news and views are filtered out of the mainstream press outlets, libraries, and thus, public debate, then you’ve found a home” – located in Gainesville, Florida

Climate News Network
a daily update on a warming world

The purpose of CoalSwarm is to create a collaborative information clearinghouse for the worldwide citizens’ movement to address the impacts of coal and move to cleaner sources of energy. Containing over 7,000 articles on coal-related topics

CODE PINK: Women for Peace
“CODEPINK is a women-initiated grassroots peace and social justice movement working to end U.S. funded wars and occupations, to challenge militarism globally, and to redirect our resources into health care, education, green jobs and other life-affirming activities.” Fantastice activist site.

Colorlines Magazine
quarterly; focus on race, culture, and organizing within communities of color

Committee to Protect Journalists
dedicated to safeguarding journalists and freedom of expression worldwide; monitors abuses of the press

Commodity Fetish Times
a clear explanation of the Marxist theory of commodity as spectacle; also has updates on transnational corporate globalization and worker resistance

Common Cause
“Common Cause … has been an uncommonly successful lobby … in terms of the depth and breadth of its efforts – in the Congress and state legislatures – there probably has never been a reform movement so active and with such a record of accomplishment.” – Christian Science Monitor

Common Dreams News Center
“Breaking news and views for the progressive community”

Common Sense Media
for kids and parents

Community Media Workshop
encouraging the media to tell the stories of the other Chicago, the oft-neglected neighborhoods and back streets of Chicago, where the problems are felt most deeply and where solutions are most likely to be born

Congressional Accountability Project: Working against corruption in the U.S. Congress
Ralph Nader.

Congressional Quarterly
information on government, politics, and public policy


Consumer Project on Technology
covers intellectual property, telecommunications, privacy, and electronic commerce and antitrust enforcement and policy

Co-op America
practical steps for using your consumer and investor power for social change

food news and “organic watchdog group” (Rodale)

Corporate Accountability International
John Stewart. WE protect human rights, public health and the environment from corporate greed and abuse around the world.

Corporate Crime Reporter
“a vigorous investigative newsletter” (Washington Spectator)

Council for a Livable World
“The Council for a Livable World is among the nation’s preeminent arms control organizations and focuses on halting the spread of weapons of mass destruction, opposing a national missile defense system, cutting Pentagon waste and reducing excessive arms exports. The Council is also a political lobby which endorses political candidates”

Council for Secular Humanism
a quarterly magazine of secular humanism celebrating reason and humanity

Council of Canadians
has Maude Below, the “Ralph Nader of Canada” – “Canada’s pre-eminent citizens’ watchdog organization”

Corp Watch
holding corporations accountable

Corporations and Human Rights

strategies and information to deconstruct the occupation of America

Quarterly Journal of the American Library Association’s Social Responsibilities Round Table; the only review journal that makes alternative points of view widely accessible to librarians, scholars, and activists

“America’s Best Political Newsletter”

Covert Action Quarterly
investigative journalism exposing malfeasance and covert activities in government, corporations, and other area affecting the public

Crimes of War
“Our goal is to promote understanding of international humanitarian law among journalists, policymakers, and the general public, in the belief that a wider knowledge of the legal framework governing armed conflict will lead to greater pressure to prevent breaches of the law, and to punish those who commit them” – articles and news

The Crisis Magazine
WEB Du Bois founded the magazine in 1910 as the premier crusading voice for civil rights; was and still remains the official publication of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)

Critical Think
by Colby Glass, Professor Emeritus. The site reflects his major interests: Classics, comparative linguistics, Latin, Greek, critical thinking, philosophy, information literacy, progressive information and animal rescue. The site has links to the two courses he teaches and a liberal index of links and quotes.

posts documents without commentary, usually material which will embarass or annoy the powerful

Cultural Survival Quarterly
focuses on the survival of indigenous people and ethnic minorities

Curve Magazine
nation’s best-selling lesbian magazine

Daily Kos
well-regarded liberal blog on politics

David Bollier: news and perspectives on the commons
things we all own together
Democracy in Action
DemocracyInAction was founded in 2004 to make sophisticated organizing tools accessible to progressive organizations of any size. Mission Accomplished. Today, thousands have been served by DIA and the entire landscape of online organizing has shifted… Now, DemocracyInAction turns its efforts to providing access to in-depth, on-demand organizing education to support movement-building globally.

Democracy NOW!
“goes beyond the rhetoric and party politics offered by the mainstream media. Instead, it highlights grassroots efforts to enhance and ignite democracy in the U.S.”

Democratic Left
quarterly review of socialist issues and activities

Democratic Socialists of America
“Democratic Socialists believe that both the economy and society should be run democratically to meet human needs, not to make profits for a few. We are a political and activist organization, not a party”

Democratic Underground
Liberal threads, opinions and news

Democratic World Federalists
A path to a peaceful, just, and sustainable world.

liberal news

“designed to be the search service of choice for individuals looking for information on current affairs, politics, new science and the ‘hidden information,’ that seldom seems to slip through the cracks of the corporate-owned media conglomerates”

Dissent Magazine
quarterly magazine of politics, culture, and ideas; a progressive perspective

Dollars and Sense
reports on issues of social justice and economic policy. Prints articles by journalists, activists, and scholars on a broad range of topics with an economic theme

Drudge Report
, specializing in politics and dirty laundry

E/The Environmental Magazine
strives to educate, inspire, and empower Americans to make a difference for the environment

Earth Explorer

Earth Federation News and Views

Earth First!
reports on the radical environmental movement; publishes hard to find information about strategies to stop the destruction of the planet

Earth Island Journal
international environment news

Eat the State!
anti-authoritarian political opinion, research, and humor

The Ecologist
monthly; the world’s longest-running environmental magazine

Electronic Frontier Foundation
a leading civil liberties organization devoted to maintaining the Internet as a global vehicle for free speech

Economic Policy Institute
focuses on the needs of America’s working people… seeks to expose the myths behind the supposed success of the neoliberal economic paradigm

Economy in Crisis: America’s Economic Report – Daily

a grassroots online community that unites hundreds of organizations and volunteers around the world with millions of people in more than 150 countries. EnviroLink is dedicated to providing comprehensive, up-to-date environmental information and news.

Environmental Justice Atlas

Environmental News Network
news seven days a week with continuous updates

Electoral Vote
current political races and news on them

End the Lie
independent news

Essence Magazine
news and commentary for African-American women

Essential Information
mostly Nader articles; includes the Multinational Monitor which tracks corporate activity, especially in the Third World

“provides information and analysis about political, economic, environmental and social developments in the countries of Central Asia and the Caucasus, as well as in Russia, Turkey, and Southwest Asia. “


from Moscow

multiple live cams

FAIR: Fairness and Accuracy in Reporting
“national media watch group offering well-documented criticism of media bias and censorship”

similar to PolitiFACT, researches whether politicians are telling the truth

FCC and Public Airwaves
Citizens for Independent Public Broadcasting

FDL (FireDogLake) is a leading progressive news site, online community, and action organization consistently ranked as one of the most influential political websites.

Feminists for Free Expression (FFE)
for gender equality and the individual’s right to read, view, rent, or purchase media materials of their choice, free from government intervention

FFRF (Freedom From Religion Foundation) News
atheist and agnostic news

Filipinas Magazine
covers Filipino American intersts and affairs

Filipino Reporter
weekly of particular interest to Asian/Pacific Islanders

Final Exit Network
supporting the human right to a death with dignity

Fire Dog Lake
Independent progressive news and articles

Food First
action guide for ending world hunger and poverty

Food Tank
news and action on food

Foreign Policy in Focus
progressive views on foreign policy

Forest Magazine
published by the FSEEE, Forest Service Employees for Environmental Ethics

Forward Newspaper
national weekly; helped generations of immigrant Jews enter American life – and still does

The purpose of FrackSwarm is to create a collaborative information clearinghouse for the worldwide citizens’ movement to address the impacts of fracking and move to cleaner sources of energy. Containing a growing number of articles on fracking-

Free Press
“Free Press is building a powerful nationwide movement to change media and technology policies, promote the public interest and strengthen democracy. Free Press advocates for universal and affordable Internet access, diverse media ownership, vibrant public media and quality journalism.”

Free Speech TV
best progressive TV

Freedom Clearinghouse
Our Mission is to use the Olmstead decision to free all law abiding people with disabilities from institutions to live in the community

Freedom Forum
dedicated to free press, free speech, and free spirit for all people

Freedom From Religion Foundation
freethinkers fight the use of taxpayer money for religious purposes (recommended by The Nation as one of the best places to give your money)

Freedom Socialist
radical feminism; see the Freedom Socialist Newspaper

Freethinker Thought of the Day

Friends Journal
Quaker views and news

Friends of the Earth
has for decades been at the forefront of high-profile efforts to create a more healthy, just world. Our members were the founders of what is now the world’s largest federation of democratically elected environmental groups, Friends of the Earth International

Frontiers News Magazine
for and about lesbian/gay issues and rights

Fuse Magazine
focus on cultural politics and explorations of the relationship between art and social change

Geek Press
technology news

Gene Watch
to distribute accurate information and represent the public interest on emerging issues in biotechnology

quarterly; “GLAAD, the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defamation. At GLAAD, we are in the business of changing people’s hearts and minds through what they see in the media. We know that what people watch on TV or read in their newspaper shapes how they view and treat the gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender people around them. And we have a responsibility to make sure those images foster awareness, understanding and respect.”

Global Beat: Resources for the Global Journalist
Center for War, Peace, and the News Media at NY University; has the latest international news

Global Citizen
a community of people like you. People who want to learn about and take action on the world’s biggest challenges; We bring you stories and actions that make a difference.

Global Exchange
promotes alternative trade for the benefit of low-income producers; helps build public awareness about human rights abuses

GMA news
filipinos everywhere

Go Left
where progressive culture is popular

A Grand Alliance
To Save Our Public Postal Service.

Green Energy News

Independent Press Association
“the antidote to monopoly media”

Global Info
the largest distributor of Developing World news

Global Research
an independent media group, in Canada, committed to curbing the tide of globalization

GMA news
for filipinos everywhere

Government Accountability Project
from George Mason University – goal is to help improve government’s funding and policy decisions by making transparent the public benefits produced with citizens’ resources. Full transparency brings praise and criticism of results – and, eventually, change – based upon maximizing outcomes and minimizing expenditures

Green Energy News

Green Net
“supporting and promoting groups and individuals working for peace, human rights and the environment”

Green Pages
a directory of thousands of responsible businesses, products, and services; published yearly

Green Party Newspaper

Green Party of Bexar County

Green San Antonio
newsletter for environmental groups

Greenpeace International
“Greenpeace exists because this fragile Earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action”

Greenpeace USA
purpose is to create a green and peaceful world; rejects attacks on people and property; takes no political stance

Gregory Palast: Journalism and Film
investigative reporter

Grist News
environmental news and humor

“GRITtv is one of the great and striking developments in independent journalism of the past ten years. Laura Flanders and the GRITtv team have created an astonishingly professional and innovative daily news television program in a manner that would have been unimaginable a decade ago.” Robert W. McChesney, founder, Free Press. Channel 9415 in DISH

Guardian Environment Network

Guerrilla News Network
“an underground news organization with headquarters in New York City and production facilities in Berkeley, California. Our mission is to expose people to important global issues”

Gulf Restoration network
take action for Texas Gulf Coast

Gulf States Mycological Society
website is down

Haiti Progres
alternative weekly in English, French, and Creole Haitian

Harper’s Magazine
provides a unique perspective on the world; essays, fictions, and reporting

High Country News
“for people who care about the American West” – biweekly; reports on public lands and rural communities in the western U.S.; a respected independent source for environmental news, analysis, and commentary

Hightower Lowdown
liberal newsletter

“A 40-page bi-monthly community newspaper in California that publishes material and information on environmental activities for building an ecologically sustainable, holistic, healthy and awakened community”
covers everything imagineable. Good all-around review of the news.

Human Rights First
has worked in the U.S. and abroad to create a secure and humane world by advancing justice, human dignity and respect for the rule of law

Human Rights Tribune
quarterly; link to human rights Websites worldwide; job postings from human rights organizations

Human Rights Watch

The Humanist
journal of the American Humanist Association; critical inquiry and social concerns

The Humanist in Canada
explores contemporary issues from a humanistic viewpoint

IGC Internet
progressive stories, plus links to AntiRacismNet, EcoNet, PeaceNet, and WomensNet

Impact Press
“covering issues the way the media should” – aggressive bimonthly jurnalism, biting commentary, and a healthy dose of satire

In These Times
independent news and views you won’t find anywhere else

Independent Media Center
“a collective of independent media organizations and hundreds of journalists offering grassroots, non-corporate coverage”

Independent Progressive Politics Network

The Independent Review
quarterly; devoted to excellence in the critical analysis of government policy and current affairs

Index On Censorship

Indian Country Today
“The nation’s leading American Indian news source” – reportedly the most influential and widely read Native American newspaper

Industrial Workers of the World (IWW)
monthly newspaper of the Wobblies; contains news of the world-labor struggles, and analysis of the labor movement and economy from the Wobbly perspective

Indy Media
Independent Media Center, covering the globe– radical, accurate, and passionate tellings of the truth. We work out of a love and inspiration for people who continue to work for a better world, despite corporate media’s distortions and unwillingness to cover the efforts to free humanity.

Institute for Public Accuracy
Reliable Independent Sources for Breaking News

The Insurgent
a newspaper in Eugene, Oregon – “We seek to provide a forum for those working towards a society free from oppression based on class, gender, sexual orientation, race, species,and free from the threat of ecological collapse, yo”

Intelligence Report
from the Southern Poverty Law Center – “offers in-depth analysis of political extremism and bias crimes in the United States” – lists hate groups and patriot groups in the USA

The Intercept
Glenn Greenwald’s news project (man who released Snowden’s documents)

International Action Center
“Information, Activism, and Resistance to U.S. Militarism, War, and Corporate Greed”

International A.N.S.W.E.R.
Act Now to Stop War and End Racism — answers to current war propaganda

International Rivers Network
the latest news on the world-wide movement to stop destructive dams, information about alternatives to large hydro projects, action alerts, book reviews, and profiles of key individuals and groups

In These Times
. A fortnightly publication of independent news.

IOL – Independent OnLine
from South Africa

Iraq Veterans Against the War
We advocate for the self-determination of all people, in this case the people of Iraq. Any solution to this crisis must come from them… When the United States invaded and occupied Iraq, the formerly secular country was destabilized. The United States and the Department of Defense intentionally created and agitated sectarian divisions that would not have otherwise existed.

IRE (Investigative Reporters and Editors) Journal
from the missouri School of Journalism – published six times a year; contains journalist profiles, how-to stories, reviews, investigative ideas, and backgrounding tips, and employment opportunities in the field of journalism

Irregular Times
liberal blogs and news

intelligence and military/aviation information

Jay’s Leftist & Progressive Internet Resources Directory

Al Jazeera
international news

Jobs With Justice
campaign for workers’ rights; covers the high tech crisis, workers’ strikes, so-called free trade agreements, much more

Journal of Prisoners on Prisons
commentary of prisoners and former prisoners on contemporary criminal justice issues – “This endeavour is particularly important because with few exceptions, articles on crime and punishment are written by criminologists, sociologists, journalists, and workers in the criminal justice system who often present incomplete views of the reality of imprisonment which, in turn, justify increasingly repressive and reactionary penal policies and practices”

The Konformist
promotes media activism, “rebellion, conspiracy and subversion”

Labor Notes
news and information for workplace activists

Labor Research Association
news on labor, economics and politics for labor policymakers

Left Business Observer
monthly newsletter on economics and politics

Lessig’s Site
news and blog on Internet and cultural freedom

Liberty Tree
committed to building a democracy movement for the U.S.A..

Librarian Activist
library and IT issues

Library Juice
biweekly; news affecting the library world

Library Thing
a cataloging and social networking site for book lovers.

Library Underground
alternative library cultures

LinkTV News
channel 9410 on DISH

Lip Magazine
progressive, independent news and issue articles
Made In Texas (link has disappeared) ACLU campaign to stop the military-industrial complex and “educate people about how Texas profits from U.S efforts to dominate the world.” Gee, I wonder who killed the site.

Make Them Accountable
progressive views and news

Maquila Solidarity Network

Media Alliance
independent reviews of Bay Area media issues

Media Matters
monitoring all the right wing lies

Media Reform Net
watchdog group

Media Watch
“challenging racism, sexism and violence in the media through education and action”

Michael Moore.com

Middle East Report
an independent critical voice on the Middle East

“a daily chronicle of Bush Administration distortion” for journalists and citizens from MoveOn

Mojo News
general news

Monthly Review
an independent socialist magazine focusing on art

Mother Jones
investigative reporting – “a legacy of raising hell”

major peace activist site; ground roots organization. Start your own petition

Ms Magazine
founding magazine of the feminist movement

NACLA Report on the Americas
for 30 years NACLA has been the best source for alternative information and analysis on Latin America, the Caribbean, and US foreign policy in the region

The Nation magazine
–“make[s] an earnest effort to bring to the discussion of political and social questions a really critical spirit, and to wage war upon the vices of violence, exaggeration, and misrepresentation”

Nation of Change
Our 100% free newsletter reveals the truth about sensitive issues that the mainstream media doesn’t want you to know.

National Campaign for a Peace Tax Fund
What do you do if you are against war? Do you still pay your taxes, more than half of which go to support the military complex and its adventures killing others, as well as our own children? This site addresses this issue with HR 2483 which has been introduced to Congress.

National Catholic Reporter
an independent Catholic newsweekly covering events related to the Church

National Coalition Against Censorship
“NCAC’s mission is to promote freedom of thought, inquiry and expression and oppose censorship in all its forms.”

National Geographic News
nature news

National Journal
“one of America’s most jurnalistically excavating weekly magazines” (The Washington Spectator)

National Labor Committee

National Coalition Against Censorship
quarterly; covers freedom of expression issues

National Lawyers Guild
dedicated to the need for basic change in the structure of our political and economic system. The Guild unites lawyers, law students, and legal workers as an effective political and social force in the service of the people

National War Tax Resistance Coordinating Committee

National Whistleblowers Center
Honesty Without Fear

Native American Journalists Association

Natural Resources Defense Council
(NRDC) environmentalist group

focuses on “educating the public, policymakers, and the
media about technology-based social and political issues”

New California Media
“over 400 print, broadcast and online ethnic media organizations.. goal is to raise the visibility of ethnic media as a major information source”

New Clear Vision
constructive commentary for the chronically farsighted

New Democracy World
founded to help people in their struggle against capitalism, to shape the world with anti-capitalist values of solidarity, equity, and democracy

New Pages
links to alternative information sources of all types, including independent publishers and bookstores and record labels, university presses, literary periodicals and much more

New Politics
“a journal of socialist thought”

New Socialist
rejects bureaucratic and authoritarian visions of socialism and looks instead to the radical tradition of socialism from below; focus is on Canada

New Work News
life in the new economy

News America
from all ethnic media

News Corpse
extremely liberal political news.. The once-mighty 4th Estate has been consumed by a governmental-corporate complex whose interests are best served by a compliant media that obeys its masters. The only remaining hope for unbiased and diverse news is the independent media. The only response to the corporate dominated institutions is a nation of informed citizens.

News From Indian Country
national Native news and information

News India – Times
serves the Asian Indians settled in the USA

News Watch
-good short summaries of headlines; comments on reliability of stories.

Nexus Magazine
“international bi-monthly alternative news magazine, covering the fields of – Health Alternatives; Suppressed Science; Earth’s Ancient Past; UFOs & the Unexplained; and Government Cover-Ups” – Australian magazine deeply into debunking

Nieman Watchdog
their motto “Questions the press should ask”… commentaries on issues that may not be receiving enough critical coverage in the media

pacifist perspective

North Bay Progressive
regional biweekly

UK news & opinions

Now Toronto
independent weekly

NOW with Bill Moyers
liberal PBS stories and videos

NPA–National People’s Action
National People’s Action (NPA) is a network of grassroots organizations with a fierce reputation for direct action from across the country that work to advance a national economic and racial justice agenda.

NRDC – Natural Resources Defense Council

Nuclear Information and Resource Service
networking and advocacy center concerned with nuclear power, radioactive waste, and sustainable energy

Nuke Watch
exposing the nuclear industry

Oil Change International
“Oil Change International is a research, communication, and advocacy organization focused on exposing the true costs of fossil fuels and facilitating the coming transition towards clean energy. The production and consumption of oil, gas, and coal are major sources of global warming, human rights abuses, war, national security concerns, corporate globalization, and increased inequality.”

OMB Watch
“promoting government accountability” – focuses on budgetary matters and government secrecy

On Earth
from NRDC; Quarterly on the environment

One World
focuses on issues of inequality and world poverty

OneWorld Radio
“offers services and networking for broadcasters and civil society organisations that use radio for human rights and sustainable development”

Online Journal
“building a NEW news media of, by and for the people”

OpEd News
news stories and sharply smart anti-war/anti-Bush opinion pieces… a Progressive answer to the Repulsive Right

Open Congress
easily track bills and email Congress

Open Democracy
“a channel for knowledge, learning, participation and understanding that is not owned by a media corporation, does not serve a special interest and does not adhere to a single ideological position”

Open Payments Data
Open Payments is a federal program that annually collects and makes information public about financial relationships between the health care industry, physicians, and teaching hospitals. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) collects information from manufacturers of drugs and devices about payments and other transfers of value they make to physicians and teaching hospitals.

Open Secrets
examines the role of money in the U.S. political system; substantive, topical articles

Organic Consumers Association
OCA deals with crucial issues of food safety, industrial agriculture, genetic engineering, children’s health, corporate accountability, Fair Trade, environmental sustainability and other key topics. We are the only organization in the US focused exclusively on promoting the views and interests of the nation’s estimated 50 million organic and socially responsible consumers.

Our Time: Standing Up For Young Americans
youth news

Our Times
Canada’s Independent Labour Magazine

Out There News

Pace e Bene
nonviolence advice, sayings, et al.

Pacific News Service
“experimental communications hub for journalists, scholars, filmmakers, artists and young people dedicated to bringing the seldom heard, often most misunderstood or ignored voices and ideas into the public forum”

Pacifica Radio
and Democracy NOW!

Palestine Monitor

Paper Tiger Television
very early alt news… Paper Tiger has been creating fun, funky, hard-hitting, investigative, compelling and truly alternative media since 1981! PTTV works to expose and challenge the corporate control of media.

Public Broadcasting Service

Peace Action Blog

Peace Center in San Antonio
“Breaking the Cycle of Violence, Creating Circles of Peace”
Peace Journalism Perspective
Transcend Media Service

Peace Magazine
issues and activities of peace movements around the world

Peace Voice
Erin Niemela. Your Peace and Justice public intellectual US op-ed free distribution service

Peace Work
monthly journal from AFSC

–alerts on current issues and dissents

People’s Weekly World
“working-class news and opinions”

The Permaculture Activist
advocates and documents ecological design of housing, landscapes, and settlements; also focuses on community empowerment and local economic self-reliance

Planet Drum
biannual review on issues of ecology and the greening of cities

POCLAD: Program on Corporations, Law & Democracy
Real change, led by We the People, is needed in our nation and world. A bottom-up democracy insurgency calling and working for genuine self-governance has begun… “EARTH IS FLAT — PIGS FLY — NUCLEAR POWER IS SAFE” – Molly Johnson, Mothers for Peace

POGO: Project on Government Oversight
“..champions good government reforms. POGO’s investigations into corruption, misconduct, and conflicts of interest achieve a more effective, accountable, open, and ethical federal government.” Has a place to report corruption.”

researches what politicians are saying is true or false

(Polution) Scorecard
put in your zip and get your readings

Poor News
focus on the very low- and no-income adults and children in the San Francisco Bay area

Popular Resistance
as opposed to working within the corrupt government dominated by a two-corporate party system and within an unfair, big finance, capitalist economy. PopularResistance.org is a resource and information clearinghouse for this movement. From Veterans for Peace to Occupy Wall Street to the Tar Sands Blockade, here you will find links, tools and other resources to help you connect with groups and organizations in the movement. We also provide a daily stream of relevant news articles from around the web

Post Carbon Institute
Post Carbon Institute provides individuals, communities, businesses, and governments with the resources needed to understand and respond to the interrelated economic, energy, environmental, and equity crises that define the 21st century. We envision a world of resilient communities and re-localized economies that thrive within ecological bounds.

Power of Wind
news, info.

PR Watch
“Quarterly 12-page newsletter that specializes in blowing the lid off today’s multi-billion dollar propaganda-for-hire industry, naming names and revealing how public relations wizards concoct and spin the news, organize phony ‘grassroots’ front groups, spy on citizens, and conspire with lobbyists and politicians to thwart democracy”

Prensa Escrita
Spanish newspaper links sorted by country

Peace Research Institute in Oslo…

Prison Activist Resource Center
“the source for progressive and radical information on prisons and the criminal prosecution system”

Prison Legal News
reports court rulings involving prisoner rights

Privacy International

Privatization Watch
a daily news blog covering privatization, and is a joint project of Essential Information and The Center for Study of Responsive Law.

Pro Publica
“..an independent, non-profit newsroom that produces investigative journalism in the public interest. Our work focuses exclusively on truly important stories, stories with “moral force.” We do this by producing journalism that shines a light on exploitation of the weak by the strong and on the failures of those with power to vindicate the trust placed in them.”

Progress Texas
“Progress Texas specializes in rapid response media to promote progressive ideals without fear or compromise. Through creative messaging and online campaigns, we advocate for issues important to a growing majority in our state.”

Progressive Change Campaign Committee
working to make higher ed. free<>

The Progressive Magazine

PDA–Progressive Democrats of America
news, issues, more. Focuses on ending corporate rule, elections integrity, economic and social justice, Ending wars and occupations–and redirecting the funds to real needs, healthcare, human rights, environmental issues, and ending mass criminalization

PDA Texas–Progressive Democrats of Texas

Progressive Magazine
-opinions, mostly Matthew
Rothschild’s, about current events

Progressive Populist
“reports from the heartland of America on issues of interest to workers, small business owners and family farmers and ranchers”

Progressive Review
Washington’s most unofficial source

Project on Government Secrecy
reports on new developments in government secrecy policies

from TexPIRG

Public Citizen
consumer rights, safety issues, corporate and business accountability, environmental issues, citizen empowerment; founded by Ralph Nader

Public Citizen’s Commercial Alert
Protecting communities from commercialism. Ralph Nader.

Public Citizen TEXAS
Public Citizen’s Texas office researches and recommends policy that will lower electric bills, increase clean and renewable sources of energy, and combats greenhouse gas emissions responsible for global climate change.

The Public i
“investigative report of the Center for Public Integrity”

Public Lab
is a community where you can learn how to investigate environmental concerns. Using inexpensive DIY techniques, we seek to change how people see the world in environmental, social, and political terms…The Public Laboratory for Open Technology and Science (Public Lab) is open for anyone to join and will always be free.

Pulse of the Twin Cities
alternative weekly of Minneapolis/St. Paul and the Twin Cities area

publication of the Society of Professional Journalists

Rachel’s Environment & Health News
timely information on toxic substances and other environmental hazards; in plain language

Rainforest Action Network

Reading Rewards
encourages reading for kids

Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press
covers issues related to news reporting and the media, and the legal issues therein

Rethinking Schools
provides an alternative to mainstream educational materials

Revolutionary Worker Online
weekly newspaper of the Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

Rolling Stone
rock and politics at the cutting edge

Root Strikers

RT News
from Link TV

RT Ruptly
video news from Berlin

RT Ruptly Daily Motion
video news from Berlin

Ryerson Review of Journalism
progressive journalistic review from Ryerson Polytechnic University in Canada

S.O.A. Watch
tracks and reports on activities at the School of the Americas

Salon Magazine
, specializes in politics

The Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction
The UK’s most prestigious non-fiction award

San Antonio Recycle Program
not nearly enouph known; a great program and you get back compost! This site also gives links to City departments and services

San Antonio Toll Party: A Taxpayer Revolt Like the Boston Tea Party
“Politicians aren‘t allowing San Antonians to vote on two of the most controversial boondoggles: street cars and toll roads. A coalition of groups from all political stripes have banded together to bring these issues to a public vote.”

San Francisco Bay Guardian
alternative news for the Bay area

San Francisco Bay View
alternative news for the Bay area

School of the Americas Watch
“The US Army School of Americas (SOA), based in Fort Benning, Georgia, trains Latin American soldiers in combat, counter-insurgency, and counter-narcotics. Graduates of the SOA are responsible for some of the worst human rights abuses in Latin America”

Secular Coalition
nonprofit advocacy organization whose purpose is to amplify the diverse and growing voice of the nontheistic community in the United States.

National Housing Institute; trade magazine for community builders

Sierra Club
grassroots advocacy

Sierra Rise
stories to save the planet…Support a plant-based diet. Hosted by Sierra Club.

-check the news area

Skeptical Inquiry
from the Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal

Social Anarchism
“As both political philosophy and personal lifestyle, social anarchism promotes community self-reliance, direct participation in political decision-making, respect for nature, and nonviolent paths to peace and justice”

Social Criticism Review
leftist-friendly articles and studies on many issues

Social Policy
quarterly; about social movements; in-depth and thoughtful analysis of public policy in America

Socialist Action
” Our ultimate goal is a truly democratic society organized to satisfy human needs, rather than corporate greed.”

Socialist Party of Texas

Socialist Party of USA

Society of Environmental Journalists
written by journalists for journalists, to provide information and guidance on covering the environmental beat

Society of Professional Journalists
dedicated to improving and protecting journalism

Sojourners Magazine
grassroots network for personal, community, and political transformation rooted in prophetic biblical tradition

Solar America
in partnership with the Federal Government

official magazine of the United Auto Workers


Source: Journalism Code and the People Who Make It

Southern Exposure
award-winning magazine focused on fighting for a better South; heavily focused on work force matters and corporations

Spin magazine
news, issues, and profiles in alternative music

Spirit of Crazy Horse
bi-monthly newspaper focuses on the Leonard Peltier case and on native sovereignty and some prison issues

Stockholm International Peace Research Institute
independent resource on global security

Stop Big Media

St. Louis Journalism Review
the only local journalism review in the U.S.; primarily critiques what is covered or ignored by the local media

Stop Big Media
“Today absentee corporations own more and more of our media. Focused only on the bottom line, they are cutting journalists, gutting newsrooms and replacing meaningful debate with celebrity gossip and junk news.” Free Press project. Link to “Who Owns the Media?”

The Straight Dope
Fighting Ignorance Since 1973

Street Librarian
for activist librarians

Student Debt Crisis

Student PIRGs

Student Press Law Center
“an advocate for student free-press rights, and provides information, advice, and legal assistance at no charge to students and the educators who work with them”

Sum of Us
global anti-corporation activism. “Fighting for people over profits.”

Sunlight Foundation
making government accoutable and transparent

Survival International
-tribal peoples

triannual magazine focusing on the social aspects of environmentalism

Take Action; Take Part

Tax Foundation
state and federal tax information and news stories

Teamster Magazinie
focuses on the rights of working families in North America

Telemedium, The Journal of Media Literacy
promotes media literacy education with a positive, non-judgmental philosophy

Temp Slave
amusing zine documenting the often unpleasant and bitter experiences of temp workers

Terrain Magazine
environmental issues; quarterly

Texas Civil Rights Project
“The mission of the Texas Civil Rights Project (TCRP) is to promote racial, social, and economic justice through litigation, education, and social services for low/moderate-income persons least able to defend themselves. TCRP strives to foster equality, secure justice, ensure diversity, and strengthen low/moderate-income communities in Texas.

Texas Freedom Network
“grassroots organization of more than 85,000 religious and community leaders. Based in Austin, the Texas Freedom Network acts as the state’s watchdog, monitoring far-right issues, organizations, money and leaders. The organization has been instrumental in defeating initiatives backed by the religious right in Texas, including private school vouchers and textbook censorship at the Texas State Board of Education.”

Texas Green Party

Texas Mycological Society

Texas Observer
covers issues ignored or under-reported by the mainstream press; promotes democratic participation and open government

Texas Public Citizen
Ralph Nader.

Texas Tribune
good section on education

TexasVox: The Voice of Public Citizen in Texas

Standing up to powerful interests

TFF – Transnational Foundation for Peace and Future Research
“TFF’s mission is peace: learning to handle conflicts with ever less violence against other human beings, other cultures and Nature” – based in Lund, Sweden

That’s My Congress!
political muckraking at its best

That’s My Congress–U.S. House Scorecard
The Liberal Action Score for a member of Congress is calculated as the percentage of a slate of possible liberal actions that were actually taken by that member.

That’s My Congress–U.S. Senate Scorecard
The Liberal Action Score for a member of Congress is calculated as the percentage of a slate of possible liberal actions that were actually taken by that member.

Think Progress
Excellent liberal news daily

Third World Resurgence
from Malaysia, addressing the rights and needs of people in the Third World

Third World Traveler
-“magazine articles and book excerpts that inform citizens about the impact of the policies of transnational corporations, international financial institutions, and the United States government and its national security establishment on democracy, human rights, and social and economic justice in the Third World, and in the United States”

THIS Magazine
one of Canada’s longest-publishing alternative journals; focuses on Canadian politics, literature and culture

Thom Hartmann Program

Thom Hartmann Common Dreams
articles by him

topics of interest to the Jewish community

Tikkun Daily
in Hebrew “tikkun olam” means to heal the world.

latest stories on tolerance issues

Tom Dispatch: A Regular Antidote To the Mainstream Media
a daily weblog for anyone in despair over post-September 11 US mainstream-media coverage of our world and ourselves

Tom Dispatch
“A regular antidote to the mainstream media”… great book section

Tom Paine Today
All the best news collected in one place

Toward Freedom
progressive international news; opposes all forms of domination

Transparency International

True Democracy
aims to restore true democracy to the world; provides research on the Trilateral Commission

True Majority
TrueMajority was founded by Ben Cohen, Co-founder, Ben and Jerry’s. It is a grassroots education and advocacy project; Once you register, you can go to our “Take Action” section and send faxes on on the issues we all care about to members of Congress and national leaders

Truth Out

Truthout News

drilling beneath the headlines. Major award-winning liberal news outlet.

Turning the Tide
journal of anti-racist activism, research and education… exposes the strategies of organized white supremacists and their roots in U.S. political, social and economic structures

TV, How Much Do You Know About?
According to child development specialists, the average child is 6-8 years old before he or she is able to understand that the purpose of advertising is to sell a product… So why is PBS peddling products on pre-school shows like Barnie and Sesame Street?… besides children, the quiz also covers the TV media business

Tyndall Weekly Report
monitors the television networks’ nightly newscasts

Unabashed Librarian
newsletter; overriding commitment to “serve the user” (paper format only)

progressive commentary on the news – “Inside the Beltway, out of the loop, and ahead of the curve”

Union of Concerned Scientists

United for a Fair Economy (UFE)
raises awareness that concentrated wealth and power undermine the economy, corrupt democracy, deepen the racial divide, and tear communities apart. We support and help build social movements for greater equality

United for Peace & Justice
news source about peace efforts

Upside Down World
news from Latin America

Urban Ecology
quarterly; dedicated to creating ecologically and socially healthy communities

Urgent Action Network
urgent calls for action from Amnesty International

Federation of State PIRGs

Utne Reader
a digest of alternative ideas and material reprinted from alternative and independent media sources

Verified Voting Foundation
“advocates for legislation and regulation that promotes accuracy, transparency and verifiability of elections. We believe the integrity and strength of our democracy relies on citizen’s trust that each vote be counted as cast.”

Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity
Veteran Intelligence Professionals for Sanity (VIPS), formed in January 2003 “to speak out on the use of intelligence to justify the war,” is “a coast-to-coast enterprise; mostly intelligence officers from analysis side of CIA, but Operations side also represented.

Veterans Against the Iraq War
“While other Americans pontificate and theorize about war, we know about its cruel reality. The present Administration is led by men and women who chose not to serve in the military and today have little understanding of war and no comprehension of its consequences”

Veterans for Peace
“We know the consequences of American foreign policy because once, at a time in our lives, so many of us carried it out. We find it sad that war seems so delightful, so often, to those that have no knowledge of it”

Veterans for Common Sense
“In an age when the majority of public servants [read “politicians”] have never served in uniform” veterans wish to be heard on questions of national security

news and features about urban culture

Investigative reporting

Village Voice
weekly newspaper covering events from the New York perspective

Voice of America News
The Voice of America began broadcasting in 1942 to combat Nazi propaganda with acurate and unbiased news and information. Ever since then, VOA has served the world with a consistent message of truth, hope and inspiration.

Voices in the Wilderness
camaign to end the economic sanctions against the people of Iraq

Voices That Must Be Heard
NY City ethnic presses

Voltaire Network
Founded by French intellectual Thierry Meyssan, Voltaire Network International is a web of non-aligned press groups dedicated to the analysis of international relations.

Voltaire Network en Duetsche

Voltaire Network en Espańol

Voltaire Network en Francais

Voltaire Network in Russian

The Voluntary Human Extinction Movement

War and Peace Digest
anti-nuclear publication promoting peace, social justice, and media reform

War Profiteers
from Corp Watch

War Resisters League

War Tax Resistance
“What would you do if someone came to your door with a cup in hand asking for a contribution to help buy guns to kill a group of people they didn’t like?”

War Times
being produced to help broaden and deepen the fight against the Bush program by compiling information and analysis, and putting them into the hands of large numbers of readers

Washington Monthly
national opinion magazine covering politics, media, and government

Washington Report on Middle East Affairs
published 10 times per year; focuses on news and analysis from and about the Middle East and U.S. policy in that region

“the magazine Washington lives by”

WebActive News
–covers 4 liberal radio stations

WEDO (Women’s Environment and Development Organization
founded by Bella Abzug (“A woman’s place is in the house: the House of Representatives”)

Welfare Warriors
provides a voice for mothers and children in poverty

Wellstone Action
trains people in progressive politics; focuses on universal healthcare, economic justice issues, and ending domestic violence

What is QPPI?
Quaker Public Policy Institute… (QPPI) brings together Quakers and advocates from around the country to lobby Congress

What Really Happened
“the history the government hopes you DON’T learn” – lots of alternative news and articles

Where Your Taxes REALLY Go
War Resisters League

Whole Earth Magazine
provides access to tools, ideas, and practices to help people help themselves

Why Magazine
quarterly; challenges the existence of hunger and poverty

Wider War Watch: The “War on Terrorism” and the Impetus to Widen It
progressive news articles about the war

Win Without War

Women’s Institute for Freedom of the Press
deceptive title — it is primarily a directory of media owned and operated by women; includes women’s radio groups, news services, film and video groups, and bookstores; coverage of international titles is exceptionally strong

–alerts on latest news worldwide

Working For Change
“resources for people with progressive values”

World Beyond War
news, etc. Spells out the alternatives to war.

World Digital Library
in 7 languages

World Federation of Right to Die Societies
Ensuring Choices for a Dignified Death

right wing news & views

World Policy Journal
quarterly; covers international affairs in the United States

World Radio Network
-carries live audio newscast streams in RealAudio, Netshow and StreamWorks 24 hours a day from 25 of the world’s
leading public and international broadcasters. You can also hear a live relay of WRN1 in English, WRN2 in various languages and WRN3 in German… also carries video files of broadcasts from around the world.

World Socialist Web Site
provides analysis of major world events, comments on political, cultural, historical, and philosophical issues from the viewpoint of the socialist movement

World View Magazine
quarterly magazine of news and commentary about the developing world, the only magazine dedicated to bringing the events and people of the less-developed places in this world to U.S. readers

World Watch
bi-monthly; about the damage done by the world economy to its environmental support system

Yes! A Journal of Positive Futures
highlights ways that people are working for a just, sustainable, and compassionate future

(Youth Outlook) a weekly newsletter of writing and art by incarcerated youth

You Gov
huge database of opinion polls. Will take your opinions

Z Magazine
an independent political magazine of critical thinking on political, cultural, social, and economic life in the United States

Z Net
a huge website updated many times daily; offers information through diverse watch areas and sub-sites, translations, archives, links to other progressive sites, a daily commentary program, and much more

Z News
has Indian recipes and news