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Vuture Funds Savaged in Liberia

February 25, 2010 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Guardian UK] Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, the president of Liberia, is urging MPs to back a bill banning vulture funds from using British courts to prey on poor countries […]

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Kvetcher in the Rye

February 1, 2010 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] In the sixth grade, the Boys’ Vice-Principal threatened to suspend me from school unless I stopped carrying around The Catcher in the Rye I think because it […]

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The Manchurian Candidates

January 22, 2010 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] In today’s Supreme Court decision in Citizens United v. Federal Election Commission, the Court ruled that corporations should be treated the same as “natural persons”, i.e. humans. […]

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The Right Testicle of Hell: Haiti

January 19, 2010 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] 1. Bless the President for having rescue teams in the air almost immediately. That was President Olafur Grimsson of Iceland. On Wednesday, the AP reported that the […]

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WTO Partying Like It’s 1999

November 30, 2009 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] GENEVA — Apparently, one meltdown isn’t enough for the World Trade Organization. They meet today in Geneva on the tenth anniversary of the “Battle in Seattle,” the […]

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Afghanistan By Hypnosis

November 5, 2009 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] On September 11, 2001, my office building, the World Trade Center, was attacked by al Qaeda, a murder cult of Saudi Arabians, funded by Saudi Arabians. And […]

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Dr. Kevorkian’s Accountant

October 15, 2009 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] Tell me where it hurts, Mr. President. What’s killing you is what’s killing us all: An evil germ called “Medical Loss Ratio.” “Medical Loss Ratio” [MLR] is […]

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The Next Drowning of New Orleans

August 27, 2009 Morphizm 0

[Greg Palast, Morphizm] Ivor van Heerden is the professor at Louisiana State University’s Hurricane Center who warned the levees of New Orleans were ready to blow — months and years […]

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