Interstate Crosscheck

Black Lives Matter protest, Minneapolis. May29, 2020. Photo: Zach D. Roberts

We Still Have Apartheid Elections

They’re hostile to counting the vote in the US for voters of color and for young people, that’s just the truth. We still have an apartheid vote counting system and they will do everything to get in your way.

There were 7.9 million votes not counted or voters blocked in the 2016 election. That figure is from the US Election Assistance Commission, which keeps track not only of our votes, but … READ MORE

Democracy? Greg Palast & Lee Camp

If We Don’t Have Democracy, What The Hell Do We Have?

Is the 2020 election already stolen? Can we steal it back? (Yes and hell yes!) Why were 17 million Americans purged from the voter rolls between 2014 and 2016? And why aren’t our elected officials screaming to high heaven about all these vanished voters? What’s a provisional ballot? What’s a residual vote? Do we have a functioning democracy? And should we be more worried about … READ MORE

Occupy Wall Street joined the NAACP to defend voting rights, midtown Manhattan, December 10, 2011. (Michael Fleshman, Flickr)

Last Vestiges of this Tattered Democracy

Donald Trump will win reelection. I take no pride in saying that. We — the American people — have a right to participate in the last vestiges of this tattered democracy. I will feel no thrill or joy to witness the Oval Office occupied for another four years by the most

Lee Camp

Short-Fingered Vulgarian’s Assault on Voters

Redacted Tonight’s Lee Camp breaks down some of the key findings in Greg Palast’s forthcoming book, How Trump Stole 2020: The Hunt For America’s Vanished Voters. Released on July 14, we need to get this final warning on the bestseller list so the media cannot ignore it! Help us by pre-ordering a copy today!

Palast Scores Victory in Lawsuit Against Brian Kemp

The 2018 Gubernatorial election in Georgia became ground-zero for Republican-led vote suppression when then Secretary of State Brian Kemp ran against Democrat Stacey Abrams. As State Secretary, Kemp had unique access to the state’s voting systems in the same election in which he ran for higher office. Now, a lawsuit filed by investigative reporter Greg Palast

We have Mortally Wounded Jim Crow Program

Go ahead, pop the champagne! It took us six years of investigating and reporting on the nationwide Jim Crow Interstate Crosscheck purge operation but, finally, Kansas, which generates the Crosscheck secret scrub lists for other states, has agreed to