An Evening with Greg Palast
Why We Occupy: How Wall Street Picks the Bones of America
Monday, December 12, 7 pm
Main Street Landing Film House, 60 Lake St, Burlington, Vermont
Directions: http://bit.ly/uC4icM (Next to Skinny Pancake and Seventh Generation)
Free and open to the public
Warm up Act: Trailer screening of Sam Mayfield's forthcoming documentary: Gentle Uprising in Wisconsin. All are welcome. Donations appreciated. For more info. email
Sponsored by Toward Freedom
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Greg Palast is an investigative journalist on tour with his latest book: Vultures' Picnic: In pursuit of Petroleum Pigs, Power Pirates, and High Finance Carnivores.
Greg Palast, the BBC investigative reporter who busted open the theft of the election in Florida, is back with a new book, Vultures' Picnic, an investigation of The One Percent. From his four-continent sleuthing, he exposes the high-finance carnivores and petroleum pigs, the movers and shakers who move and shake us. Weird, eye-opening, funny, sick and insanely informative ... it's WHY we occupy. Download the first chapter free ––and check out the uncover films that go with the book––at VulturesPicnic.org.
"The most important investigative reporter of our time" - Tribune Magazine
Palast is the author of the New York Times bestseller, Armed Madhouse and The Best Democracy Money Can Buy. Winner of six Project Censored awards for reporting the news corporate media doesn't want you to hear.
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