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Are they going to Steal 2008?

Greg Palast 

Are they going to Steal 2008?  Don’t worry:  it’s already stolen.  But you can steal it back.  Ted Rall and I have teamed up for one of the first ever series of hard-edged investigative journalism – in ‘toon form.  Steal this strip … and pass it on:  VOTE THEFT FOR IDIOTS – PART 1 … (click the photo for higher quality, or click here to download a pdf)

by Greg Palast and Ted Rallelection

And if you’re in LA and New York, don’t miss the opening of the film that pulls down the pants of the Ohio election, “Free For All.”  Follow John Ennis into the colon of American democracy, Ohio 2004.  It’s funny as hell – oddly, democracy’s death can tickle your funny bone while laying out the story of the latest quadrennial vote heist.  Watch the trailer here.

This film will be available online at www.freeforall.tv on July 4th — for downloads, for DVDs, and for FREE streaming!  (Please also check out our new line of hip shirts!) …more

Tasered Florida Student Gets Britney Speared on Today Show

Greg Palast 

Due to issues involving Andrew Meyer’s litigation, his attorney has requested we hold off broadcast. As this young journalist has hadmeyerandpalast.JPGenough shocks in his life, I see no reason not to comply.

Now that I’ve met Andrew, I can tell you: he’s not some sensationalist fruitcake. He’s a sincere guy with a damn good question: why not count the votes, America? Andrew will be providing on-the-ground reports for us from Florida over the coming election season.

Apologies for the awful puns.

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The Palast Report on Clout with Richard Greene

on The Air America Radio Network
IT’S NOT THE VOLTS, IT’S THE VOTES!
by Zach Roberts
GregPalast.com

The student shocked by a taser gun last month at the University of Florida while questioning Senator John Kerry will be providing regular reports on epalastmeyer.jpglection shenanigans for Air America’s ‘Clout.’ The program, hosted by Richard Greene carries the Palast Report weekly. Andrew will be interning with the Palast team as a journalist in training.
Palst is in contact with Kerry’s office to see if the Senator will answer Meyer’s question on air – without an armed guard.

Meyer, who appeared Thursday morning on the Today show sandwiched between reports on Britney Spears, Oprah Winfrey and Heather Mills, was the only guest who

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Cranks and Kooks: Kerry Won in ’04

Greg Palast 

Armed Madhouse, the new book by Greg Palast

Listen to the audiobook
THE CON

Kerry Won. Now Get Over It . . .

…because they’re putting ’08 in their pocket. Republicans just seem to have that winning spirit. They also have caging lists, felons of the future, rotting ballots, snuffed canaries, and a lock on the votes of Kissinger-Americans and the undead.

WARNING! There are cranks and kooks and crazies out there on the Internet who say that George Bush lost the 2004 election, like one titled, “Kerry Won” published on the TomPaine.com web site two days after the election. I wrote it.

On November 11, a week after TomPaine.com published it, I received an e-mail from The New York Times Washington Bureau. Hot on the investigation of the veracity of the vote, The Times reporter asked me pointed questions:

Question #1: Are you a “sore loser”?

Question #2: Are you a “conspiracy nut”? …more

Palast to testify at US Civil Rights Commission Thursday July 15th

Greg Palast 

The US Civil Rights Commission has asked Greg Palast to testify before a special commission hearing Thursday, July 15th at 11am, to discuss his continuing investigative reports for BBC Television on Florida and other states’ cleansing of Black voters from voter rolls. Palast’s reports provide the basis for the story on the vote fix in Florida featured in Michael Moore’s ‘Fahrenheit 9/11.’ …more