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Charles Piller

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Charles Piller

Charles Piller is a screenwriter and an award-winning reporter for the Sacramento Bee, whose collaborative investigation of the Gates Foundation in Africa, written while he was a reporter for the Los Angeles Times, was nominated by the Times for the Pulitzer Prize. His dramatic screenplay, Rare Earth, focuses on the impact of Western investments on worker health and abuse in Africa.


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Its vast holdings in the fossil fuel and arms industries subvert the foundation’s battle against disease and poverty.