Stories by Max Blumenthal

Max Blumenthal is a senior editor of the Grayzone Project at AlterNet, and the award-winning author of Goliath and Republican Gomorrah. His most recent book is The 51 Day War: Ruin and Resistance in Gaza. Follow him on Twitter at @MaxBlumenthal. subscribe to Max Blumenthal's feed

Posted on: Aug 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

From Muslim-bashing neocon operative to CNN’s Syria and Russia expert, it’s been a long, strange trip for Weiss.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2017, Source: AlterNet

James Mattis has threatened North Korea with the "destruction of its people.”

Posted on: Jul 6, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Star CNN correspondent Clarissa Ward worked with al-Qaeda “media man” Bilal Abdul Kareem to gain access to her “heroes on the ground.”

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: 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

How the U.S. and the U.K. helped bring jihadists like Salem Abedi to Libya and Syria.

Posted on: May 23, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The shocking regime change scandal mainstream media refuses to touch.

Posted on: May 18, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Trump’s public relations bonanza will feature a speech on Islam composed by his most Islamophobic aide.

Posted on: Apr 5, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Western intervention would save Syria's beleaguered al-Qaeda-affiliated rebels.

Posted on: Mar 15, 2017, Source: AlterNet

Branded as a fascist for his anti-Muslim crusading, Geert Wilders finished second in recent Dutch elections.

Posted on: Jan 18, 2017, Source: AlterNet

The newest Israeli human rights abuses raise severe questions about the country's claim to be a democracy.

Posted on: Dec 20, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A Turkish police insider claims Erdogan's politicized firings created a massive security void.

Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

A Muslim chaplain describes how Cuomo’s exploitation of her image resulted in a harsh online backlash that drove her to depression.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Emails obtained by AlterNet show extensive lobbying by the American Jewish Committee for legislation against the BDS movement.

Posted on: Nov 25, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The anonymous PropOrNot is calling for investigations of websites including Wikileaks and major progressive publications.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

While defending Bannon, Dershowitz called Black Lives Matter an anti-Semitic group and smeared Rep. Keith Ellison.

Posted on: Oct 3, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Posing as a non-political solidarity organization, the Syria Campaign leverages local partners and media contacts to push the U.S. into toppling another Middle Eastern government.

Posted on: Oct 2, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Created by Western governments and popularized by a top PR firm, the White Helmets are saving civilians while lobbying for airstrikes.

Posted on: Aug 1, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Islamophobic workplace intimidation figures into the background of another mass shooter conveniently painted as a jihadist.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Liberty Roundtable and its racist sister show have previously hosted David Duke and Donald Trump Jr.