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Vultures' Picnic : A Greg Palast Investigation (2011)

Call Number 338.76655/PALAST,G

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Adult Nonfiction338.76655/PALAST,GAvailable
Published: New York : Dutton, c2011
Description:  404 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
ISBN/ISSN: 9780525952077 (alk. paper), 0525952071 (alk. paper), 0525952071 :,
Language:  English

"In pursuit of petroleum pigs, power pirates, and high-finance carnivores"--Cover

Shares an exposé of the relationship between the oil and banking industries while arguing that such environmental disasters as the Gulf oil spill and Exxon Valdez can be directly linked to corporate corruption and failed legislation

Goldfinger -- Lady Baba-Land: the Islamic Republic of BP -- Pig in the pipeline -- The coon-ass Riviera -- The cheese smelled funny so we threw it in the jungle -- The wizard of ooze -- My home is now a strange place -- We figure out who murdered Jake -- The sorcerer's stone -- Fukushima, Texas -- Mr. Fairness -- The generalissimo of globalization -- Vultures' picnic -- Lots of fish Related Searches:
BP (Firm) -- Moral and ethical aspects
Petroleum industry and trade -- Corrupt practices
Banks and banking, International -- Moral and ethical aspects
International finance -- Moral and ethical aspects
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