Economic Warrior is delighted to interview John Perkins. Perkins, an economist and activist, is internationally known for his startling expose’ of international corruption in his book, “Confessions of an Economic Hit Man”. His book spent over 70 weeks on The New York Times best seller list, and sold over one million copies and been translated in 25 languages. In spite of this phenomenal success–the mainstream media in the U.S. has ignored Perkin’s work, as it unveils the ties between American banks, corporations, our government, the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund’s role in plundering countries in Central & Latin America, the Far East, Africa and so on.
Topics discussed; the book Confessions of an Economic Hitman, international corruption, US banks and corporations, the book Hoodwinked
In a latter book, he wrote “The Secret History of the American Empire”, and zeroes in on hot spots around the world, drawing upon interviews with other hit men, CIA-sponsored assassins, jackals, businessmen, government officials and activists–analyzing the current geopolitical crisis. In his latest work “Hoodwinked”, Perkins reveals why world financial markets imploded and what we need to do remake them. You can find out more about John and his work by visiting www.johnperkins.org or his non-profit passion, www.dreamchange.org .