List of Alternative Media

Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez – Democracy Now!

Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez. More here.

Glenn Greenwald and Jeremy Scahill – The Intercept

The Intercept, a publication of First Look Media, was created by Glenn Greenwald, Laura Poitras, and Jeremy Scahill. Glenn Greenwald is a journalist, constitutional lawyer, and author of four New York Times best-selling books on politics and law. More here.

Al Jazeera English

English version of the Arabic-language news network. Breaking news and features plus background material including profiles and global reactions. More here.


Jadaliyya is an independent ezine produced by ASI (Arab Studies Institute). It provides a unique source of insight and critical analysis that combines local knowledge, scholarship, and advocacy with an eye to audiences in the United States, the Middle East and beyond. The site currently publishes posts both in Arabic, French, English, and Turkish. Jadaliyya is run and produced on a primarily voluntary basis by an editorial team and expanding pool of contributors committed to discussing the Arab world on its own terms. Where others see only a security threat, conflict, or data on a graph, we see a region inhabited by living communities and dynamic societies. More here.

The Real News Network

A non-profit news and documentary network focused on providing independent and uncompromising journalism. Based in Baltimore, MD and Toronto, Canada. More here.

teleSUR English

teleSUR is a Latin American multimedia platform oriented to lead and promote the unification of the peoples of the SOUTH. We are a space and a voice for the construction of a new communications order. More here.

The Guardian

The Guardian is a British daily newspaper that offers latest US news, world news, sports, business, opinion, analysis and reviews. More here.

The Laura Flanders Show

The Laura Flanders Show leads the field in new economy media, reporting on the social critics, artists, activists, and entrepreneurs who are building tomorrow’s world today. More here.

With an audience of 17.6 million monthly unique visitors, covers breaking news, politics, culture, technology and entertainment through investigative reporting, fearless commentary and criticism, and provocative personal essays. More here.

Jacobin Magazine

Jacobin is a leading voice of the American left, offering socialist perspectives on politics, economics, and culture. More here.

The Nation

Weekly journal of opinion, featuring analysis on politics and culture. Founded in 1865. More here.

Works to broaden and diversify the political discussion by introducing independent voices and focusing on under-covered issues and unconventional thinking. Harnessing the expanding power of the Internet, we work to spread reliable information, critical thought and progressive ideas. More here.

A national nonprofit, progressive, nonpartisan citizens’ organization founded in 1997 by political activists Craig Brown and his late wife, Lina Newhouser. More here.


+972 is an independent, blog-based web magazine. It was launched in August 2010, resulting from a merger of a number of popular English-language blogs dealing with life and politics in Israel and Palestine. More here.

The world’s leading English-language website for real-time news and analysis of Israel and the Middle East. More here.


America’s best political newsletter, edited by Alexander Cockburn and Jeffrey St Clair here.

The Feminist Wire

The mission of The Feminist Wire is to provide socio-political and cultural critique of anti-feminist, racist, and imperialist politics pervasive in all forms and spaces of private and public lives of individuals globally. More here.

The films and journalism of John Pilger here.

Chris Hedges at

Drilling beneath the deadlines. More here.

Andy Worthington’s Blog

Andy Worthington is an investigative journalist, author, filmmaker, photographer and Guantanamo expert. More here.