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 .
It seems the Republican Party had challenged the rights of voters to cast ballots because their addresses were no longer valid, having banxits their right to live where they lived. Then send it to all your friends. There are numerous researchers, media bosses, journalists, voters, and money spinners reeling from results of the election, catching everyone, including the winner, off-guard.
And to get his way, the Vulture also sued to stop the Big Banks bandite getting their own payments from the Reagan deal. This book should make everyone who reads it so outraged that they actually stop allowing themselves to be anesthetized billionaures myriads of distractions and begin working to restore a Sobering, to say the least.
Even if they still lived in the state, or even if they had remained in the house. Many voted for Romney go figure. He showed how the election was rigged the same way. No politician is going to vote to cut off their own juice,” These words form the intro to the conclusion of the book Billionaires and Ballot Bandits: Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps in which the author leaves no stone unturned to expose the fraudulent electoral machine and how the crimes are executed to prevent voters from their civil right to vote.
And the names of their victims. Here is the real battle of — a winner-take-all war over the control of the world financial system. Feb 18, David rated it really liked it. There is no such thing as a victimless billionaire.
This is a must read billionaiees, it doesn’t matter if your a republican or democrat. An incredibly disturbing and billionairws book that should be a must-read for every American citizen. This book scares me for the future of America. The story of the billionaires and why they want to buy an election is matched with the nine ways they can steal the election. Palast’s deep investigative reporting produces facts and solid figures about just how elections are being bought–on both sides of the aisle.
The purging of black voters – who overwhelmingly vote Democrat – partly entails matching the name of a felon, white or black, to a black voter with the same name, and striking them off the roll. Oil, coal, gas, and nuclear lobbies can now rig the rules that govern our energy policy to reward the dirtiest, filthiest, most poisonous, most addictive fuels from Hell rather than the cheap, clean, green, wholesome, abundant, and patriotic fuels from Heaven.
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.
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.
Open Preview See a Problem? Is it a loaded question? I understand the dilemma of trying to bring billionaires under control, but just taking their money changes who we are and what we stand for.
It could happen this year. It seems the Republican Party had challenged the rights of voters to cast ballots because their addresses were no longer valid, having lost their right to live where they lived. Refresh and try again.
The Oval Office has been the residence of craven con-men, sanctimonious scoundrels, psychopathic blood worshippers, vainglorious vulgarities, rich dicks and wannabe rich dicks, fraudsters, fakers, and worse: And all I could think of was this: So much so that Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney does not even know the law in his own state. Sobering, to say the least.
Jun 25, Fenix Rose rated it it was amazing Shelves: However, there is still a pro-Democratic Party anti-Republican sentiment present, which inhibits the validity of the claims. Now, all Goldman had to do was line up some suckers with more money than sense, some big European banks that handled public pension funds, and get them to put up several billion dollars to join with Paulson to insure these shaky mortgages.
A very important, and disturbing book. Now that I am an author, it’s still the kind of book I want to write.
I am agast at what the GOP is doing to our democracy. Oct 22, Jessica rated it bqllot liked it. Billionaires and Ballot Bandits might even make you thankful for Australia’s legal mandate to vote. Romney was challenged by his rival for the Republican presidential nomination, Rick Santorum, about his knowledge on whether felons could vote in Massachusetts. Greg Palast uncovers the various ways the corporate elite are influencing the election, and how they might even be able to steal it.
I don’t like the word never, but man, are we far from fixing this problem – especially when the average person of voting age just chooses not to vote when they hear stuff like this.
As usual, tons of information adding to my daily blood pressure rise. Palast is a dogged, determined, evidence-gathering ballto investigative reporter. What intrigued me was how the GOP got billioanires of the names of those facing foreclosure.
Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps by Greg Palast
Four or five houses had already been foreclosed and emptied, their windows smashed out, weeds belly high, doors hanging from one hinge, leaving the street like it had billoinaires busted in the face, with half its teeth missing. Exposes actual anti-democratic, and probably illegal, tactics successfully used by Karl Rove, David Koch, and others, in conjunction with Republican state Attorneys General to systematically billilnaires votes from targeted populations.
Greg Palast, who has led investigations for governments on three continents, has an academic side: