Do you think your vote’s going to count this year? Think again. Unless you take action now, your vote may already be lost. Award-winning investigative journalist Greg Palast, who uncovered exactly how the election was “won” in 2000, teamed up with activist, attorney, broadcaster and writer Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. to find out if democracy was in a better state …more
For BBC Newsnight Television
The report is in two parts.
Theft of the 2008 Election Part 1
Theft of the 2008 Election Part 2
Are they going to Steal 2008?Â Don’t worry:Â it’s already stolen.Â But you can steal it back.Â Ted Rall and I have teamed up for one of the first ever series of hard-edged investigative journalism – in ‘toon form.Â Steal this strip … and pass it on:Â VOTE THEFT FOR IDIOTS – PART 1 … (click the photo for higher quality, or click here to download a pdf)
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.”Â Follow John Ennis into the colon of American democracy, Ohio 2004.Â 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.Â Watch the trailer here.