Stories by Ben Norton

Ben Norton is a reporter for AlterNet's Grayzone Project. You can follow him on Twitter at @BenjaminNorton.  subscribe to Ben Norton's feed

Posted on: Jun 23, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Two of the GOP’s most powerful figures gave a PR boost to violent neo-Nazi forces rampaging across Ukraine.

Posted on: Jun 22, 2017, Source: AlterNet

In Syria, the Trump admin. could be hurtling toward a catastrophic war with Iran and Russia.

Posted on: Jun 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Hamad bin Jassim bin Jaber al-Thani acknowledged the U.S. and its allies backed Salafi-jihadists in Syria.

Posted on: Jun 14, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Five Democratic senators joined Republicans in narrowly voting to approve Trump’s arms deal.

Posted on: Jun 9, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The UAE’s man in Washington enjoys a cozy relationship with a top Beltway pundit.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Right-wing Venezuelan protesters threaten to lynch and murder journalists Abby Martin and Mike Prysner as the opposition circulates lies.

Posted on: May 31, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A pointed question and the longest, most uncomfortable pause.

Posted on: May 31, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Against an unprecedented wave of smears, the socialist Labour leader has bucked the consensus and slashed his opponent's lead.

Posted on: May 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A human rights group exposes the bloodbath.

Posted on: May 23, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The shocking regime change scandal mainstream media refuses to touch.

Posted on: May 19, 2017, Source: AlterNet

As it whitewashing Erdogan, a top DC think tank rakes in money from Turkey and other authoritarian states

Posted on: May 16, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Red Cross says Gaza is headed for a "systemic collapse" of its infrastructure and economy.

Posted on: May 4, 2017, Source: AlterNet

A report on corporate detention facilities in the U.S. details how migrants endure abuse, hunger and exploitation.

Posted on: May 2, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The pro-Israel letter 100 U.S. senators sent to the U.N. fails to mention Israel's illegal occupation or settlements.

Posted on: Apr 25, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The same media that cheered the disastrous intervention in Libya want to overthrow Assad in Syria.

Posted on: Apr 24, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Coverage of the Rashidin bus bombing versus the Khan Sheikhoun chemical attack reveals Western media's regime change agenda

Posted on: Apr 21, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Human slaves are now being sold in Libya, after NATO regime change. The pundits who backed it now have their sights on Syria.

Posted on: Apr 12, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The Trump administration is hinting it will continue to ramp up U.S. military intervention in Syria.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2017, Source: AlterNet

One thing is clear: The White House press secretary is uniquely terrible at his job.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

With military intervention on the horizon, media outlets cite Shajul Islam, a doctor accused of working with extremists in Syria.