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The best democracy money can buy : an investigative reporter exposes the truth about globalization, corporate cons, and high finance fraudsters

Author: Greg Palast
Publisher: London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto Press, 2002.
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Investigative journalist Palast digs deep to unearth the ugly facts that few reporters working anywhere in the world today have the courage or ability to cover. From East Timor to Waco, he has exposed some of the most egregious cases of political corruption, corporate fraud, and financial manipulation in the US and abroad. This collection brings together some of Palast's most powerful writing of the past decade.  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Palast, Greg.
Best democracy money can buy.
London ; Sterling, Va. : Pluto Press, 2002
(OCoLC)624868560
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Palast
ISBN: 0745318460 9780745318462
OCLC Number: 48110962
Notes: Includes index.
Description: x, 211 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Jim Crow in cyberspace : the unreported story of how they fixed the vote in Florida --
Sell the Lexus, burn the olive tree : globalization and its discontents --
Small towns, small minds --
Pat Robertson, General Pinochet, Pepsi-Cola and the Anti-Christ : special investigative reports --
Inside corporate America --
The best democracy money can buy --
Cash-for-access--"Lobbygate" : the real story of Blair and the sale of Britain --
Kissing the whip --
Victory in the Pacific--a conclusion.
Responsibility: Greg Palast.
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'Palast is astonishing, he gets the real evidence no one else has the guts to dig up.' Vincent Bugliosi, author of None Dare Call it Treason and Helter Skelter

 
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