AlterNet

AlterNet

Online | Independent

AlterNet, a project of the non-profit Independent Media Institute, is a progressive/liberal activist news service. Launched in 1998, AlterNet now claims a readership of over 3 million visitors per month. AlterNet publishes original content as well as journalism from a wide variety of other sources. AlterNet states that its mission is to "inspire citizen action and advocacy on the environment, human rights and civil liberties, social justice, media, and health care issues." AlterNet's tagline is "The Mix is the Message." More » (Source: Wikipedia)

Overview Help
Media: Online
Audience: Large audience (500K-1M) (English)
Scope: National
Political Viewpoint: Left
Owners: Don Hazen | Managers: Matthew Wheeland
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Contact Info: Contact Web Form
Location: 77 Federal Street, San Francisco, CA, 94107, US
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Edited By: Jon Mitchell
Last Edit: Nov 19, 2010 - 9:50 AM PST
Story Stats
Top Topics: Politics (1271), U.S. (1111), World (722), Business (660), Republicans (314), Money and Politics (305), Media (252), Sci/Tech (243), Community (216), Health (209), Living (181), Corruption (145), Religion (143), Law (137), U.S. Economy (136)...
Top Authors: Joshua Holland (77), Steven Rosenfeld (52), Adele M Stan (27), Alex Kane (23), Lynn Stuart Parramore (22), Tara Lohan (21), Jim Hightower (18), Chris Hedges (15), Sarah Seltzer (15), Bill Moyers (14), Thom Hartmann (14), Paul Buchheit (13), Amy Goodman (13), Mark Ames (12), David Sirota (12)...
Top Formats: Opinion (529), News Analysis (338), News Report (327), Special Report (287), Investigative Report (49), Interview (44), Review (20), News (20), Advocacy (18), Comedy News (14), Editorial (14), Comment (13), Other (11), Poll (7), Press Release (6)...
 
 
 
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Ratings

Overall Rating
3.8

Good
from 4,179 story reviews
Quality
3.8
Facts
3.7
Fairness
3.5
Information
3.8
Insight
4.0
Sourcing
3.5
Style
3.7
Accuracy
3.8
Balance
2.8
Context
3.9
Depth
3.7
Enterprise
4.1
Expertise
3.3
Originality
4.0
Relevance
4.3
Transparency
3.4
Responsibility
3.9
Popularity
3.7
Recommendation
3.8
Credibility
3.8
# Reviews
2.5
# Views
4.7
# Likes
1.0
# Emails
1.0
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