Talk by John Perkins, Author of ‘Confessions of an Economic Hit Man’
IN-DEPTH VIDEOS, 18 Mar 2019
As Chief Economist at a major international consulting firm, John Perkins advised the World Bank, United Nations, IMF, U.S. Treasury Department, Fortune 500 corporations, and countries in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. He worked directly with heads of state and CEOs of major companies. John’s Confessions of an Economic Hit Man (70 weeks on the New York Times bestseller list) is a startling exposé of international corruption. His The Secret History of the American Empire, also a New York Times bestseller, details the clandestine operations that created the world’s first truly global empire. His Hoodwinked is a blueprint for a new form of global economics. The solutions are not “return to normal” ones but to soar to new heights, away from predatory capitalism and into an era more transformative than the Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions. His writings detail specific steps each of us can take to create a sustainable, just, and peaceful world.
John discusses, from a hit man’s perspective, the reasons and background that we are at war in the Middle East.
From firsthand experience, the globalization efforts of the corporatocracy in Central and South America.
John takes Q & A and discusses actions that can be taken to counter the globalization efforts of the multinational corporations.
This article originally appeared on Transcend Media Service (TMS) on 18 Mar 2019.
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