Billionaires & Ballot Bandits has ratings and 38 reviews. Margitte said: Jimmy Carter once said, “America should have a president as good as its peo. Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps. Greg Palast will offer any Pacifica affiliate 5 copies of his new book to use as premiums . Billionaires & Ballot Bandits names the filthy-rich sugar-daddies who are super- funding the Super-PACs of both parties – billionaires with nicknames like The Ice .
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Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps
I “copped” mine the other day and plowed through it this weekend. Billionairrs see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
Corporate contributions grease the skids for politicians who mean to billiinaires the commons: A super investigative reporter gets very close to the shenanigans prevalent in our recent general elections.
We know the money is pouring in, but Palast shows us the convoluted ways the money will be used to suppress your vote.
It’s interesting to see how people work in the shadows to shape America for their personal gain and not the best thing for America. Billionairse has plans for a radioactive dump in Texas. It even puzzled his own henchmen. Someone wants Detroit to fall to its knees, wants Robert Pratt to stay awake at night hoping against hope to keep his bungalow in the warzone of 8 Mile.
Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps by Greg Palast
Palast, you frighten me. With two union jobs in the family when they applied, the Pratts should not have been given the brutally costly subprime rate, but the bank, according to the records, steered nearly every Black family into subprime.
Their answer was expected. Oct 22, Jessica rated it really liked it. I read this book and found it to be incredibly scary in more ways than one. Oct 08, Alan rated it really liked it. Now, all Goldman had to do was line up some suckers with more money than sense, some big European banks that handled bnadits pension funds, and get them to put up several billion dollars to join with Paulson to insure these shaky mortgages.
This was an easy read, but a tough pill to swallow.
Inthe same thing happened again, yet Barack Obama still managed enough votes to get in. Meanwhile, Wall Street is an unregulated and under-taxed casino where the public investors routinely lose their money in a rigged game that enriches the banksters”.
Now that the disaster was avoided there is at least some time to respond without total panic. Those who have the most money now have the loudest voices in our democracy while poor Americans are mute. And he shows you many of these strategies at work in our wonderful democracy. And one thing I know about a billion dollars—if someone loses it, someone else has found it.
Who would be so sick, so devious and cruel and brilliant, as to want the housing market in Michigan to die—the entire U. However, there is still a pro-Democratic Party anti-Republican sentiment present, which inhibits the validity of the claims. His reports on the theft of the and US elections, the spike of the FBI investigations of the bin Ladens before September 11, the secret State Department documents planning the seizure of Iraq’s oil fields have won him a record six Project Censored awards for reporting the news American media doesn’t want you to hear.
The Establishment banks look upon the nouvelle vultures like Singer as economic berserkers, terrorists in a helicopter ready to pull the pin on the grenade.
Billionaires & Ballot Bandits
In the back is a huge list of resources. What intrigued me was how the GOP got ahold of the names of those facing foreclosure. As the house was effectively worthless and no one would buy it even if the Pratts left to sleep in their car, what was the point of throwing the family out? I am agast at what the GOP is doing to our democracy. Their answer was to call security. Read this book before the election.
That requires some explanation. But he also stands alone in injecting style, attitude and comedy into the mix. In Palast went undercover for Britain’s Observerworked his way inside the prime minister’s inner circle and busted open Tony Blair’s biggest scandal, “Lobbygate,” chosen by Palast’s press colleagues in the UK as “Story of the Year.
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Indeed, Massachusetts even allows some convicts to vote from prison. This investigative journalist has an easy to read style, loaded with facts that yup he actually did the leg work to collect.
The reports in this book are not found in US mainstream media. Something happened this billionwires around which proved everyone’s theories null and void prior to this event – unless there were behind-the-scenes manipulations that nobody is aware of.
But the depths to which it goes, An incredibly disturbing and rage-inducing book that should be a must-read for every American citizen. I don’t want to belittle the research Greg Palast has ballit but I just question how much of this is true. Sep 17, John rated it it was amazing. Required reading for voters.