Greg Palast is the author of the New York Times best­sellers The Best Democ­ra­cy Mon­ey Can Buy (2003) and Armed Mad­house (2007), and the new­ly released Vul­tures Pic­nic: In Pur­suit of Petro­le­um Pigs, Pow­er Pirates and High-Finance Car­ni­vores (2011). Palast has won the George Orwell Courage in Jour­nal­ism Award his inves­tiga­tive report­ing. His sto­ries have been pub­lished in many news­pa­pers and mag­a­zines, as well as broad­cast on the BBC and Democ­ra­cy Now! His web­site is at www​.Greg​Palast​.com.
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