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"The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use 'Plain English' to Rob You Blind"

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Part two of interview with Amy Goodman of Democracy Now. In part two of our interview with David Cay Johnston, we discuss his new book,The Fine Print: How Big Companies Use 'Plain English' to Rob You Blind.Johnston writes, 'No other modern country gives corporations the unfettered power found in America to gouge cus tomers, shortchange workers, and erect barriers to fair play. A big reason is that so little of the news ... addresses the private, government-approved mechanisms by which price gouging is employed to redistribute income upward.'
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Joan Brunwasser is a co-founder of Citizens for Election Reform (CER) which since 2005 existed for the sole purpose of raising the public awareness of the critical need for election reform. Our goal: to restore fair, accurate, transparent, secure elections where votes are cast in private and counted in public. Because the problems with electronic (computerized) voting systems include a lack of (more...)
 

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