Stories by Tana Ganeva

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Posted on: Oct 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The city passed repressive laws. A homelessness advocacy group got them overturned, and their shelters were shut down.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"They'll come after you. They'll come after your children," they ominously warn conservative Christians.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

One person actually suggested calling 911 on a guy for wearing a hoodie.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Homelessness in NYC has hit shocking levels.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

At NRA convention, potential GOP hopefuls held forth on ISIS, the Bible, terrorism and Hillary Clinton.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The healthcare plan was killed, revived last week, and killed again.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The official responses to problems arising from addiction, poverty and violence victimize the most vulnerable.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

If anyone in America should be paranoid about crime, it's not white people in the suburbs -- it's the homeless.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Shocking video.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Supporters of a new law criminalizing drug use during pregnancy say it's supposed to get women treatment. Then why is this woman going to jail?

Posted on: Jan 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Medical professionals contend that drug addiction is a disease. So why do we throw women in jail for being addicted to drugs while pregnant?

Posted on: Nov 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

2.5 million children are living in shelters, on the street, in cars, or doubled up in unstable housing.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's a disaster of epic proportions.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A new report reveals sophisticated surveillance tools sold to governments—and others—around the globe.

Posted on: Jul 15, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Gretchen Carlson described her concern about the erosion of Christianity in America.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

She's being charged with a felony for letting her daughter play in the park alone while she was at work.

Posted on: Jul 14, 2014, Source: AlterNet

You'd be surprised at the number of common medical conditions caused by demons.

Posted on: Jul 8, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A horror story of privatization.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

An off-duty officer unloaded 14 shots into a car waiting at a red light.

Posted on: Jul 7, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A large study from the University of Melbourne found the children of gay couples are thriving.

Posted on: Jun 30, 2014, Source: AlterNet

SCOTUS refused the company's bid to throw out a lawsuit accusing the company of violating federal wiretapping laws.

Posted on: Jun 10, 2014, Source: AlterNet

His top cop Bill Bratton seems unaware that pot has been decriminalized . . . since 1977.

Posted on: Jun 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

New Snowden documents reveal NSA is using face recognition technology. Why are law enforcement and surveillance agencies so invested in the technology?

Posted on: May 1, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Ann Moody has been arrested more times than any other person in the city of Los Angeles.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The FBI's Next Generation Identification is expected to house 52 million photos searchable by face recognition technology by next year.

Posted on: Apr 22, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Ft. Lauderdale, Florida is about to codify the total disregard for the property rights of the homeless into law.

Posted on: Mar 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

The Pastor says that they'd found people under bridges, on park benches, and that's likely where they'll return.

Posted on: Mar 18, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Even though drug testing welfare recipients has proven costly and ineffective, GOP legislators continue being fired up about it.

Posted on: Mar 4, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A security company collects data from license plate readers and shares it with police and federal law enforcement, no warrant needed.

Posted on: Feb 12, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Child poverty rates have soared across the U.S. since the recession, but some states have more than their share of underprivileged kids.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A Florida law requiring drug-testing of the poor was panned by the courts. That hasn't stopped other GOP lawmakers.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2014, Source: AlterNet

Families are being kicked out of hotels during a shocking rise in family homelessness.

Posted on: Jan 24, 2014, Source: AlterNet

A shelter system in Florida is imperiled by a ban on homeless residents selling newspapers on busy streets.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Cities are cracking down on the homeless in endlessly nasty ways.

Posted on: Jul 23, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Mass incarceration: the answer to all our problems.

Posted on: Jun 7, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Budget cuts have strained domestic violence resources. What does that mean for women who need a safe place to go?

Posted on: Mar 22, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Mayor Michael Bloomberg leaves behind one of the biggest wealth gaps in the country.

Posted on: Mar 17, 2013, Source: AlterNet

A man in Houston ran afoul of a law making it illegal to dig through trash. Seriously.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Grocery giant TESCO has strapped electronic armbands to their warehouse workers to measure their productivity.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2013, Source: AlterNet

The Center for Constitutional Rights and Muslim Advocates, who are suing the NYPD over the program, would like someone to ask Brennan about this as he is considered for top job at the CIA.