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Court Approves Vigilante Mass Voter Challenges
Devastating Threat To 2024 Election

  • by Greg Palast
  • for the Thom Hartmann Report

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

Norman Lear (1922-2023)

On December 5, 2023, Norman Lear died at his home in Los Angeles, aged 101.

On June 16, 2015, I met up with Lear, who is the proud owner of a rare Dunlap broadside copy of the Declaration of Independence, to talk about voting rights… READ MORE

“Incompetent” Indians????

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

The Osage want you to know their story doesn’t end with
Killers of the Flower Moon

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