Armed Madhouse: Undercover Dispatches from a Dying Regime

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9780141018270: Armed Madhouse: Undercover Dispatches from a Dying Regime

‘Razor sharp research … shows why every US citizen should be quaking in their boots’ Metro, Books of the Year

‘Bill Hicks with a press pass’ The List

Award-winning guerrilla journalist Greg Palast has gone where most have been too scared to unearth the ugly truth about the haves and have-mores who rule our world … America.

Here he reports from behind enemy lines to reveal just how bad it’s got in a dangerous regime: how elections are bought and free speech comes at a price. How citizens are ruled by fear. And how our brave new globalized world means the poor get hammered, while corporations silently buy up the planet. It’s not pretty – but it’s all true …

‘Palast is one of the few journalists writing who has both the anger and the wit to offer himself up as a persuasive – and more importantly, readable – voice of the left’ Observer

‘A rollercoaster ride from Baghdad to New Orleans and Osama bin Laden’s cave to the back rooms of the Pentagon’ Big Issue

‘Very funny … For anyone who thinks that no-one from the US knows what’s going on, Palast is the perfect riposte’ Guardian

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I urge you: read Palast's latest book, "Armed Madhouse". The story is like a spy thriller. (Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., on "Air America Radio")

About the Author:

Greg Palast is an award-winning guerilla journalist. His previous book The Best Democracy Money Can Buy was an international bestseller.

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Palast, Greg
Published by Penguin (2007)
ISBN 10: 0141018275 ISBN 13: 9780141018270
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