In a recent court filing, 2000 Mules gangsters, True the Vote, admitted that they didn’t have any back up whatsoever for their claims that Black people got $10 per ballot to vote several times and stuffed them in dropboxes. True the Vote admit … READ MORE
You’ve got a serious job to do: Read this comic book. Then Pass it on.
What’s the big deal about a comic book?
This comic will save your vote…and your vote will save the nation.
ThInk of it as The Little Blue Book of… READ MORE
Be afraid. A federal court in Georgia ruled on Tuesday that the challenge to 360,000 Georgians’ right to vote, suspiciously targeting Black voters, does not violate the federal Voting Rights Act. Judge Steve C. Jones slapped aside the suit brought by Stacy Abrams’ Fair Fight against the right-wing Texas group True the Vote, which had created… READ MORE
In 1996, I filmed an investigation that never saw the light of day. It was about the richest guys you’d never heard of, Charles and David Koch—and their theft of a mind-blowing $2 billion in oil from… READ MORE
This week, Trump-appointed judges permanently barred the NAACP from suing government voting rights violators. Only the government itself may to sue to stop government itself from committing gross racial vote suppression. If you think that’s crazy, … READ MORE
Osage Nation Principal Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear is officially designated “incompetent” by the US Bureau of Indian Affairs — though he is one of Oklahoma’s top trial lawyers. Here, the chief shows me the thick official book that lists him as “incompetent,” unable to handle his own affairs — along with other “incompetent” Osage who graduated from Stanford and … READ MORE
This week, director Martin Scorsese releases his film Killers of the Flower Moon: the true story of the mass murder of Osage Native Americans and the plot to steal the tribe’s oil wealth. But the story doesn’t end when the credits roll. For the past 27 years, I have been reporting on what happened afterwards. My documentary Long Knife – produced by George DiCaprio – recounts… READ MORE
The Osage of Oklahoma were the richest people on the planet.
Until they killed them.
For their oil.
Long Knife is an investigation I have worked on quietly for 27 years.
And now I’m finally able to give you… READ MORE
Can This Anti-Mafia RICO Law REALLY Stop Trump?
Palast discusses Fani Willis’ case against Donald Trump with Thom Hartmann
The first count of Fani Willis’ indictment is for Violation of the Georgia RICO Act — that’s the state’s anti-racketeering law. All 19 defendants have been charged with … READ MORE
Just read through Fani Willis’ RICO indictment. I worked with the Department of Justice on the very first billion-dollar white-collar RICO case in 1988, and also did a Georgia RICO investigation shortly thereafter, so I know the US and Georgia law well. Willis’ case is even stronger than Jack Smith’s — though a state conviction can’t… READ MORE
Georgia’s Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger has just announced another “cleansing” of the voter rolls. This time a total of 191,473 voters are set to be purged. Congratulations to Raffensperger for cleaning the voter rolls whiter than white. We’re going back down to… READ MORE
Bill McKibben and I speak today at the Colors of Ostrava Festival; I’m on at 7pm Czech time. My host, John Perkins (Confessions of an Economic Hitman) suggests I stop on the way from the airport at Auschwitz. My family has already visited. Never returned. Maybe I’ll just … READ MORE