Greg Palast investigated vote suppression in the 2016 election for Rolling Stone. The film of his investigation, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy, was released by Cinema Libre Studios in September.
There’s been so much complete nonsense since I first broke the news that the Green Party would file for a recount of the presidential vote, I am compelled to write a short guide to flush out the BS and get to just the facts, ma’am.
Phi Beta Iota: Bottom line: the Republicans repressed at least one million black votes and the Democrats repressed at least one million “deplorables,” but it all came out just fine when Hillary Clinton’s past caught up with here. Calling all of us “deplorables” was a psychic turning point she could not undo, the DNC, Podesta, and Abedin emails simply nailed down the lid on her coffin. It merits comment that Bernie Sanders is completely lacking in integrity, resolutely refusing to blow the whistle on the theft of the nomination. He would be president today if he had listened in 2015 when the Electoral Reform Act was offered to him — eight times — for action.