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Tonight, we interview Author T.J. English about his devastating article that details the horrendous drug-related violence that plagues the U.S. / Mexican border.  The article is in the February 2011 issue of Playboy magazine. “If there was doubt before, there is no longer: The killings represent a tipping point.  What was viewed by some U.S. […]

Plunder: The Crime of Our Time is a hard-hitting investigative film by Danny Schechter. The “News Dissector” explores how the financial crisis was built on a foundation of criminal activity uncovering the connection between the collapse of the housing market and the economic catastrophe that followed. The film opens with the conviction of Ponzi King […]

My Secret Life Inside the Dirty Banks Behind Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel. Robert Mazur spent five years undercover infiltrating the criminal hierarchy of Colombia’s drug cartels. The dirty bankers and businessmen he befriended-some of whom still shape power across the globe- knew him as Bob Musella, a wealthy, mob-connected big shot living the good life. […]

My Secret Life Inside the Dirty Banks Behind Pablo Escobar’s Medellin Cartel. Robert Mazur spent five years undercover infiltrating the criminal hierarchy of Colombia’s drug cartels. The dirty bankers and businessmen he befriended-some of whom still shape power across the globe- knew him as Bob Musella, a wealthy, mob-connected big shot living the good life. […]

The Scarpa Mob Family, The FBI, And A Story of Betrayal A sensational, epic true story of a modern Mafia dynasty, by an author with incredible inside access to both the Mob and the FBI. The Scarpas were a Mafia dynasty led by Greg Scarpa Sr., a man addicted to murder. His son, Gregory Jr., […]

It’s a nice story, but it’s a lie. In September 1975, Dominic Amorosa personally led the federal prosecution of Frank Lucas – a hardcore heroin kingpin – and 18 co-defendants. Imagine his surprise when the film American Gangster was released, and it not only portrayed Lucas as some kind of antihero – but it showed […]