Peter Rugh
Peter Rugh

Peter Rugh is a Brooklyn-based reporter. He's a frequent contributor to and a correspondent for Read more of his work at

March 6, 2014

Heroic Protester Stands Up to Supreme Court Over Citizens United — Now Faces Prison

The first time SCOTUS has ever been captured on camera.

March 4, 2014
Feb. 27, 2014

These 5 Lies Were Broadcast to Millions of People

And it was done over our public airwaves.
Feb. 13, 2014

This Occupy Activist Could Go to Prison for Standing Up to the Cop Who Grabbed Her Breast

Cecily McMillan is refusing to plead guilty to assault. Now, her case is going to court.
Feb. 5, 2014

Pussy Riot and Madonna Join Forces to Expose Putin’s Human Rights Record Ahead of Sochi

They'll bring a cast of all-star performers to NYC to cast a spell over the pomp and circumstance in Sochi.
Jan. 29, 2014

Why is Obama Suddenly Obsessed With Inequality? His Approval Ratings Are Low

Progressives know it all too well.

Jan. 28, 2014

This Company Claims to Be Broke, While Keeping Millions in Offshore Accounts

And now they want to slash benefits for thousands of New Yorkers.
Jan. 21, 2014

This Analyst Downgraded Apple For a Good Reason, But He's Being Called Crazy Anyway

By downgrading Apple, Amazon and Philip Morris stock on moral grounds, stock analyst Ronnie Moas has raised the eyebrows of other financial analysts.
Jan. 15, 2014

The Untold Story of Alice Walton's DWI Incident

How the Walmart heiress keeps getting away with drunk and reckless driving.