The Las Vegas Shooter, Two Years Later

Greg Palast for Truthdig

Paddock. Palast. We sat next to each other at Fernangeles Elementary School, and later at Poly High in Sun Valley, Calif.

Steve was a chess prodigy and a math whiz.

He finally got to use his extraordinary gift to ...more

Palast & Badpenny: An Announcement

Greg Palast 

High in the thin, cold air where the ridge of the Alps marks the border with Italy, by local tradition, weddings are announced by leaving a small purse of candied almonds with the names of the betrothed at the doors of village homes. ...more

Hand me the Butter: Biden’s Toast

Greg Palast 

Hand me the butter: Biden’s toast. Talking with Rev. Jesse Jackson this morning. Biden’s opportunistic anti-busing crusade, and his odious anti-integration 1975 statement that, “To ‘desegregate’ is different than to ‘integrate,’” means he cannot get African Americans to the polls in November, even ...more

Mexico City: Palast Wins Journalism Award

Nicole Powers 

The Association of Mexican Journalists has awarded Greg Palast their 2019 prize for International Reporter for his exposés on the theft of elections from Georgia to Mexico and his reporting from ...more

My Daughter Didn’t Call on Father’s Day

Greg Palast 

A dad couldn't ask for more. My daughter wrote an essay, "The Best Dad in the Whole World." It went on, story after story, about the unforgettable things we did together. Here’s a few seconds from

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Case Against Georgia Senator Nikema Williams Dismissed

Nicole Powers, Greg Palast and Zach D Roberts 

Charges have been dropped against Georgia Senator Nikema Williams, who was arrested at her place of work — the Georgia State Capitol — while observing a Count Every Vote protest last November. “My charges might have been dropped,” says Williams, “but this is ...more