Terry J. Allen is a veteran investigative reporter/​editor who has covered local and international politics and health and science issues. Her work has appeared in the Guardian, Boston Globe, Times Argus, Harper’s, the Nation​.com, Salon​.com, and New Scientist . She has been an editor at Amnesty International, In These Times , and Cor​p​watch​.com. She is also a photographer. Her portraits of people sitting in some of the 1900 cars lined up outside a Newport, Vt., food drop can be seen on www​.flickr​.com/​p​h​o​t​o​s​/​t​e​r​r​y​a​l​l​e​n​/​a​lbums. Terry can be contacted at tallen@​igc.​org or through www​.ter​ry​jallen​.com.

She was senior researcher for the book The Impeachment of George W. Bush (2007), and contributed to the Sundance prize-winning documentary film Trouble The Water (2008). Contact her at tallen@igc.org.

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Restless Vagina Syndrome
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Capitalist Health Insurance for All
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Zicam: Homeopathy Fails the Sniff Test
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More Drugs, Please
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Confessions of a Terrorist
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What Conflict of Interest?
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All-Consuming Poverty
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Forget Marriage—Civil Unions For All
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Cancer: Cause and Defects
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Regulating Good Government
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Paving the Road to Hell
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High Court May Immunize Big Pharma
The FDA's new "preemption" doctrine jeopardizes consumers' right to sue for drug-caused injuries
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Change We Can Reasonably Assess
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McCain’s Aches and Pains
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On AIDS, Wright Is Wrong
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By the Sewers of Babylon
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As Hunger Rises, Chew on This
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Vermont Argues Iraq War is ‘Mission Expired’
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Pig Intestines, Downer Cows
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The Malign Magic of Misdirection
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Nanotech: Tiny Particles, Big Risks
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Warning: Drug Ads Can Make You Sick
A $4.2 billion annual drug industry incessantly reinforces the medicalization of complaints through direct-to-consumer (DTC) advertising
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U.S. Lobbyists Assault E.U. Regs
Why is the United States, which practically invented consumer protection, now lagging behind the E.U., and in some cases, trailing Japan, China and Mexico?
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E-Wasting Away in China
While the media ride their new lead-painted hobbyhorse--the danger of Chinese wares--spare a thought for Chinese workers dying to dispose of millions of tons of our toxic crap
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Burned by Flame Retardants
The EPA does almost nothing to regulate the PBDEs we Americans eat, absorb and breath every day
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Climate Change Refugees
As large areas of the planet become unsuitable for human life, the sad stream of climate refugees will become a torrent
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Sicko’s Critics and the Upside of Hitler
Critics of the movie are hooked on pharmaceutical company payouts and part of a system that is rotten to the marrow and should be put out of its misery
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Food Poisoning for Thought
Food regulators in both China and the United States have a financial or career stake in the profitability of the industries they are supposed to oversee
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America’s Child Soldier Problem
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Poisoning Pets with Industrial Food
Lacking transparency, industry relies on alchemy of pet food to turn its waste into profits
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GI Bill Fails Vets
Soldiers returning from Iraq aren't receiving their education stipends until it's too late
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Gardasil, Iraqi Superbugs & Radiation
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HPV Vaccine: Betting on a Mercky Record
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Vermont Legislature: Bring Them Home Now
The state with the highest per capita deaths demands an end to the war in Iraq
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Faith Healing with Homeopathy
The half billion people worldwide using homeopathic remedies are playing a dangerous game
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Iraqi Health Care: Hostage to War
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CT Scans: A Radioactive Risk
Terry J. Allen argues that CT scans, while effective diagnostic tools, can be dangerous because of the high levels of radiation to which they expose patients.
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Corporate Secrecy Spreads Pharmafakes
The pharmaceutical industry keeps health information confidential in order to sell pharmafakes for big profits.
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Counterfeit Drugs: Infected with Greed
Counterfit drugs are flooding hospitals and markets worldwide.
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Sick to Death of Bush
Disease research at Fort Detrick, MD further undermines U.S. and international law.
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Unexploded Ordnance: Our Legacy in Laos
unexploded bombs still killing people in Laos decades after Vietnam.
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Thank You, Mr. Bush
Bush administration tries to render the media impotent
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The 9/11 Truth Conspiracy Is a Distraction from the Real Crimes of Our Government
We should be sounding the alarm over endless war being waged in our name, not conspiracy theories.
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The Iraq War—On Drugs
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Reach Out and Track Someone
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Cancer in a Can
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Are Hospitals Hazardous to Your Health?
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Information Is Power
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