Stories by Greg Palast

Greg Palast is the author of the new book, Millionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps, including a comic book by Ted Rall and an introduction by Robert F. Kennedy Jr. (7 Stories Press, 2012). View Palast's reports for BBC TV and Democracy Now! at  subscribe to Greg Palast's feed

Posted on: Aug 23, 2013, Source: Vice Magazine

If the confidential memo is authentic, then Summers shouldn't be serving on the Fed, he should be serving hard time. Hint: It's authentic.

Posted on: Feb 8, 2013, Source:

The Venezuelan president won't hand over the crude. So the Koch's are pushing for Keystone.

Posted on: Oct 18, 2012, Source: Democracy Now

And helped send the jobs he destroyed to China.

Posted on: Sep 27, 2012, Source: Seven Stories Press

This excerpt from Greg Palast's new book 'Billionaires & Ballot Bandits' reveals the depths that vote suppressors are willing to go.

Posted on: Sep 20, 2012, Source: Seven Stories Press

An excerpt from Greg Palast's new book runs through the electoral dirty tricks we've endured at Rove's hands since the Bush years.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2011, Source: Penguin Books

In this excerpt of investigative journalist Greg Palast's new book "Vulture's Picnic," Palast tracks the mess wrought by the oil industry in Alaska.

Posted on: Nov 18, 2011, Source: Penguin Books

In his new book, journalist Greg Palast talks about his encounter with Etok, an Inupiat Alaskan fighting oil companies and their government backers.

Posted on: Oct 5, 2011, Source:

Stealing oil from Indian reservations, cheating dying workers out of compensation for asbestos-exposure claims, voter-roll purging -- just some of the work of these kingmakers.

Posted on: Mar 14, 2011, Source:

Obama recently asked Congress for a $4 billion loan guarantee for two new nuclear reactors on the Gulf Coast of Texas -- involving Tokyo Electric Power.

Posted on: Feb 15, 2011, Source:

Mr. President, will you stand by your words and tell this renegade, deadly US corporation to pay for the damage they have done?

Posted on: May 6, 2010, Source:

As a fraud investigator hired to dig into Exxon Valdez, I can see that BP's role in the devastation in Alaska is exactly the way BP is now sliming the entire Gulf Coast.

Posted on: Apr 28, 2010, Source:

Arizona Republicans know their party will soon be electoral toast without preventing the exploding number of legal Hispanics from voting.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2010, Source: AlterNet

The Court's decision is far, far more dangerous to U.S. democracy. Think: Manchurian candidates.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2009, Source: AlterNet

I'm biting my nails waiting for the Supreme Court's ruling in 'Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission' -- here's why you should be too.

Posted on: Nov 5, 2009, Source:

It's the latest hit from the same crew that brought you Saddam = 9/11 and its twin chant, Saddam = WMD.

Posted on: Jun 3, 2009, Source:

Stevie the Rat has a sinister plan for GM: grab its worker pension funds to pay off $6 billion in loans to the likes of JP Morgan and Citibank.

Posted on: Jan 26, 2009, Source: Suicide Girls

Maybe John Thain, the guy who demanded $30 million after screwing up Merrill Lynch, should be our Secretary of Treasury.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2008, Source: Huffington Post

Joel Klein is being considered for secretary of education, which would make as much sense for our schools as Michael Brown did for disaster relief.

Posted on: Mar 8, 2007, Source:

In its notorious US Attorney purge, the White House fired an honest prosectuor in Arkansas to be replaced with Timothy Griffin, a former assistant to Karl Rove -- but will allegations of election theft catch up with him?

Posted on: Jul 25, 2006, Source: The Progressive

The Venezuelan president predicts that US world influence will wane: before the end of this century, 'We will see the burial of the empire of the eagle.'