Journalist, Political Reporter, Cultural Critic, Editor/Proofreader
Alex V. Henderson is a veteran journalist who covers political, social, business and financial topics as well as arts and entertainment. His topics have included civil liberties, the economy, poverty, unemployment, the War on Drugs, health care reform, corporate responsibility, U.S. foreign policy, the Prison/Industrial Complex and the environment. He also has considerable experience with technical writing, copy and content and editing/proofreading projects.
Henderson's work has appeared in a long list of publications that includes Billboard, Spin, The L.A. Weekly, AlterNet, Salon.com, JazzTimes, Jazziz, XBIZ, Creem, HITS, Black Radio Exclusive (BRE), Skin Two, CD Review, Players, Latin Style, Pulse!, Music Connection, All About Jazz, the R&B Report, Black Beat, and Cash Box. In addition to his focus on political topics, Henderson has contributed several thousand CD reviews to The All Music Guide's popular website and serious of reference books (including AMG's rock, blues, R&B, country, electronica and hip-hop guides). Alex has written numerous liner notes, bios and press releases for many well known record companies, including Verve, Concord, MCA/Universal, Island, GNP Crescendo, Chesky, Delicious Vinyl, TSR, Rhino, Funkytown Grooves, Priority, Del-Fi and Challenge. And he has interviewed a long list of major musicians in rock (Heart, Berlin, Martha Davis, Megadeth, Steven Van Zandt) and R&B (Philip Bailey, Barry White, Stephanie Mills, Bobby Brown) as well as jazz (Sonny Rollins, Dizzy Gillespie, Chick Corea, Tito Puente, Stanley Clarke).
For editing and proofreading projects, press releases, technical writing, copy or content:
10 Economic Woes Generation X Faces
Sick at Work: Staggering Number of Americans Go to Work With Bad Colds or Flu
3 Oligarchs Turned GOP Governors Who Are Laying Ruin to Their States
10 Reasons Why Homelessness Is More Common Now Than Just 20 Years Ago
Don't Be Fooled: 10 Republican Red States That Mooch off the Rest of Us Includes Nikki Haley's South Carolina
8 Reasons a Bernie Sanders Presidency Would Be Great for Trump Supporters
10 Things No One Should Ever Say to People Who Are Struggling Financially
Fighting the Culture Wars with Hate, Violence and Bullets: Meet the Most Extreme of the Radical Christians
Interview: Alan Broadbent
Meet the Religious Right's 20 Biggest Sex Hypocrites
Interview: Charnett Moffett
Sex Toy Manufacturers Aggressively Pursue Mainstream Marketing