How JFK Saved MLK Jr’s Life & Won the Presidency

It was a Republican, Martin Luther King Sr., who made John Kennedy president of the United States — for JFK’s saving Daddy King’s son, Martin Jr., from lynching. This harrowing and little known drama of terror and courage, confirmed for me by Martin Luther King III, changed American politics — and America — forever. On…

WATCH: SCOTUS May Have Already Decided Alabama Election

Best Democracy Money Can Buy – Shelby County, Alabama V Holder from Greg Palast on Vimeo. Reposted from GregPalast.com I hope you savored the moment. Yesterday, Monday December 11, voting rights advocate John Brakey won a court order – in Montgomery, Alabama no less – requiring every county to keep copies of their ballots after…

Keystone Pipeline Protesters Were Right

editor’s note: Greg Palast and I have worked together for over 10 years – he’ll be one of this sites advisors going forward and will from time to time contribute original articles and videos. We co-produced a documentary The Best Democracy Money Can Buy which will be re-released in an updated version soon. Until then…