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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No trivia or quizzes yet. It is with this knowledge in mind that this book, published in Septembershould be approached and perused, regardless if you agree with him or not.

Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps

A lot of this shit I was somewhat familiar with, from keeping up with the collection of Blame America First blogs and websites in my Google Reader, but it really took reading this book to realize the extent to which it’s all interrelated. 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. Did you find this article useful?

Mar 15, Scott rated it it was amazing. Oct 08, Renaat rated it it was amazing.

Is it too late? As the house was effectively worthless and no one would buy it even if the Pratts left billiionaires sleep in their car, what was the point of throwing the family out? Inour country was the only democracy on the globe. The inside information he obtained on Rev.


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This was an easy read, but a tough pill to swallow. A small book which is likely to make your blood boil. Pretty eye opening on the concerted effort to deny people the right to vote.

Nov 17, John Brugge rated it really liked it. Walker rated it really liked it. Nov 26, Margitte rated it it was amazing Shelves: He relentlessly provide ample evidence to this effect. There are numerous articles out there making the same alligations.

But who was going to prosecute Griffin and company, anyway? Oct ibllionaires, Bill Fritz rated it really liked it. Greg Palast, who has led investigations for governments on three continents, has an academic side: May 27, Richard rated it it was amazing Shelves: This book is an urgent must-read for everyone concerned about the future of democracy.

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You are looking at a scattergram of the ballots spoiled and rejected that reelected George Bush in Can we win back our democracy from bballot and the wealthy? Oct 22, Jessica rated it really liked it. It even puzzled his own henchmen. Billionairss, the two monster databases could, it seems tell them what every American had for breakfast, billionaire name of their first dog—and, of course, if they were in foreclosure.

Palast describes how the “9 Easy Steps” stole the and presidential elections and numerous lesser contests. A super investigative reporter gets very close to the shenanigans prevalent in our recent general elections.


With a few links to the referenced sources, it might be a more reliable picture of the situation. Probably a little bit of both.

Refresh and try again. Palast is one of the last great investigative reporters and a great storyteller. Palast, who has led investigations for governments on three continents, has an academic side: Read this book before the election. Palast also, at the end of the book, suggests how you can prepare yourself before you go into the polling booth.

Billionaires & Ballot Bandits

Oct 06, David Weller rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: He also conducted the investigation of fraud charges in the Exxon Valdez grounding. November when I got my hands on two computer disks from the office of Secretary of State Katherine Harris of Florida.

But most were guilty of VWB: I found this book very hard to put down and very depressing at the same time. There is no such thing as a victimless billionaire.

Oct 09, Frank Hark rated it it was amazing. 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. Jun 25, Fenix Rose rated it it was amazing Shelves:

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