Just got off phone with my Auntie Maxine, Congresswoman Waters. She’s facing censure because, if the Democrats take the House, Waters becomes Chair of the Financial Services Committee — and Wall Street HATES that. Bank buddy Pelosi is silent. And Schumer’s calling Water’s "Not American" for demanding we confront Trump stooges wherever we find them is cover for Chuck’s job as Senator for Wall Street. ...more
On Monday, the renowned law firm of Mirer Mazzocchi Julien of New York will serve a 90-day notice on Jon Husted, the Secretary of State of Ohio, of our intent to file suit in federal court unless we receive ...more
The Supreme Court's blessing of Ohio's move to remove a half million voters from the rolls because they missed two elections should scare you. But dig this: At least 100,000 of those voters, mostly in Democratic areas, actually only missed one election. Being on the Crosscheck list and not returning a postcard was counted by GOP Secretary of State rules as a "missed" election.
For more on voter caging and how not responding to a junk mail post-card could result in you losing your vote watch ...more
Greg Palast was the first to expose Kris Kobach’s vote-stealing trickery in the pages of Rolling Stone. The investigative reporter will answer your questions in person after a special screening on Friday, August 31 in Wichita, Kansas of the post-election update of his hit film, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy: The Case Of The Stolen Election. The Q&A and screening are the culminating event of the Women for Kansas’ “Showing Our Strength” Convention. The event is open to all. ...more
Eddie Sadlowski was a machine oiler at U.S. Steel Southworks. In 1976, he led a workers’ rebellion to take control of the million-person United Steelworkers of America. (Back then, workers were united and America made steel.) Oil-can Eddie was America’s working-class hero, back then, when America was ...more
A federal judge has enjoined Indiana from purging voters just because they are on Kris Kobach’s Crosscheck list. The winning suit was brought by Common Cause. Their complaint extensively cited the work of the Palast Investigations Fund.
This means Crosscheck is wounded, but the beast can still ...more
50 years ago today, Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated. This is the story of RFK’s profile in political courage, gambling his brother’s election to the Presidency in order to save Martin Luther King Jr. from lynching.
It was a Republican, King Sr., who made JFK president — saving Martin Jr., from lynching. This harrowing and little known drama ...more
Kris Kobach has brought a new weapon to his hunt for the chimerical Fraudulent Voter: A flag-covered military jeep with a mounted 50-caliber machine gun — a toy one. It’s a fitting symbol for Kobach, whose hunt for Trump's claimed 3 million fraudulent voters has only shot blanks.
Kobach, once thought the obvious successor to ...more
Greg Palast, the journalist, shares a brain with Greg Palast the poet and story writer. This is the first time Palast the poet has bothered you with verse—and the last time. I will never send you another poem nor story unless you specifically sign up for my rhymes and fictions.
I was living in Hollywood, this was years ago, working as a sandwich-sign man, jazz drummer and a sperm donor. God knows why, but my girlfriend decided to try out for a film. This is about her encounter with Harvey Weinstein ...more