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 Salon, Billboard, AlterNet, The Raw Story, The L.A. Weekly, Spin, Skin Two, JazzTimes, Jazziz, XBIZ, Creem, HITS, Black Radio Exclusive (BRE), 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:
6 Diseases That Could Skyrocket or Become Far More Deadly If the Affordable Care Act Is Repealed
Freddy Cole: Heir to the Throne
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
11 Terrible Laws and Ideas Pushed by Far-Right Republicans Near You
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