The Grayzone is an independent news website dedicated to original investigative journalism and analysis on politics and empire.
It was founded and is edited by award-winning journalist and author Max Blumenthal.
From January 2016 to January 2018, AlterNet.org hosted the Grayzone Project (now simply The Grayzone). Since then, it has been independent
What people are saying about The Grayzone
“With The Grayzone, Max Blumenthal, Anya Parampil, Ben Norton, and Aaron Maté have put together an honest, investigative news site that’s been running since 2015. It’s exactly what its title implies — a thinking person’s arena, indicating that area of the mind in-between black & white.”
–Academy Award-winning filmmaker Oliver Stone
“To counter the virulent propaganda on Venezuela, go to the excellent reporting of Max Blumenthal and his Grayzone colleagues… Theirs is real, not Vichy journalism… [The] Grayzone provides a rare counter to propaganda.”
–Renowned journalist JohnPilger
“Deeply disturbing.” –Congressman Michael McCaul, Republican leader of the House Foreign Affairs Committee
Max Blumenthal – Founder, editor-in-chief, reporter
Ben Norton – Assistant editor, reporter, video producer