The jury recommends a sentence of 10 years, with the option of suspending some time, and a $20,000 fine for an Arkansas man who severely beat an African-American during a white nationalist rally in 2017.
Tax Expert David Cay Johnston: Your Taxes Are Helping Corporations Like Apple Make Even More Money (Video)
In a discussion with journalist Greg Palast, the Pulitzer Prize-winning investigative reporter talks about the GOP tax bill and how Donald Trump's 2005 tax return "reeks of criminality."
Palast received the Eleanor Roosevelt Award from the Southern California branch of Americans for Democratic Action.
Despite a strong push by a well-funded Democrat, the historically conservative-leaning Georgia district didn't tip far enough to the left to grant Ossoff a victory on Tuesday .
Investigative reporter Greg Palast is part of the nationwide effort to stop ballot-purging and voter suppression, as are the Civil Rights Center, the ACLU, the NAACP, Common Cause and others.
"The Best Democracy Money Can Buy" says millions of minority votes were discounted through a voter cross-check program. Now, Palast demands that the Justice Department investigate.
The Truthdig team sat down with investigative journalist Greg Palast to discuss “rigged” elections and voter difficulties. (Transcript added)