Former US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has teamed up with the Chevron Oil Corporation and CSIS a think tank to reduce poverty worldwide. While Rice has been long affiliated with Chevron, their gameplan seems the most unlikely part of the equation. Chevron wouldn’t pay for poisoning 1,400 people by dumping oil in Ecuador, so why would they care about the Third World now? Investigative journalist Greg Palast says this partnership is fooling no one but the American press.
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)
Greg Palast is the author of the New York Times bestseller, ”Armed Madhouse”. When Palast, an investigator of corporate fraud and racketeering, turned his skills to journalism, he was quickly recognized as, ”The most important investigative reporter of our time” according to Tribune Magazine in Britain, where his first reports appeared on BBC television and in the Guardian newspapers. Greg Palast’s homepage
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