by: Mark Karlin, Truthout | Interview
Near the front of his new book, “Vultures’ Picnic,” Greg Palast quotes BuzzFlash at Truthout as calling himÂ “a cross between Seymour Hersh and Jack Kerouac.” Â He also quotes a White House spokesman as saying about him, “We hate thatÂ sonovabitch.”
During its first several years, Palast was the most interviewed resource on BuzzFlash. That was and is because he drives the global elite crazy,Â not to mention the mainstream corporate media.
He’s a one-person investigative junk yard dog, who chomps down and doesn’t let go. Â He’s indefatigable, as the subtitle of his book indicates, “inÂ pursuit of petroleum pigs, power pirates, and high-finance carnivores.”
Mark Karlin: More than any of your otherÂ books, your personality appears to come through most strongly …more