About the Author
Don Hazen is the executive director of the Independent Media Institute and the executive editor of AlterNet. The former publisher of Mother Jones magazine, he has edited several books, most recently After 9/11: Solutions for a Saner World.
Lakshmi Chaudhry is a senior editor at AlterNet. Previously a staff writer at Wired News, she has written for various publications including Mother Jones, The Village Voice, Bitch, and Ms.Magazine. She is coauthor of AlterNets book, The Five Biggest Lies Bush Told Us About Iraq.
Other contributors to the book include: Arianna Huffington Amy Goodman Thomas Frank Naomi Klein Barbara Ehrenreich Farai Chideya George Lakoff Ken Salazar Tom Hayden and other leading progressive activists, thinkers, and writers.