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'''John Perkins''' is a US [[economist]] turned [[whistleblower]]. His first book, ''Confessions of an Economic Hit Man'', which he was prompted to write by the events of [[9-11]], prompted an official denial by the US government.
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==Confessions of an Economic Hit Man==
 
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Perkins wrote the extremely popular ''[[Confessions of an Economic Hit Man]]''.
 
Perkins wrote the extremely popular ''[[Confessions of an Economic Hit Man]]''.
 
{{QB|"Economic hit men (EHMs) are highly paid professionals who cheat countries around the globe out of trillions of dollars. They funnel money from the [[World Bank]], the [[U.S. Agency for International Development]] (USAID), and other foreign "aid" organizations into the coffers of huge corporations and the pockets of a few wealthy families who control the planet's natural resources. Their tools included fraudulent financial reports, rigged elections, payoffs, extortion, sex, and [[murder]]. They play a game as old as empire, but one that has taken on new and terrifying dimensions during this time of [[globalization]].<br/>
 
{{QB|"Economic hit men (EHMs) are highly paid professionals who cheat countries around the globe out of trillions of dollars. They funnel money from the [[World Bank]], the [[U.S. Agency for International Development]] (USAID), and other foreign "aid" organizations into the coffers of huge corporations and the pockets of a few wealthy families who control the planet's natural resources. Their tools included fraudulent financial reports, rigged elections, payoffs, extortion, sex, and [[murder]]. They play a game as old as empire, but one that has taken on new and terrifying dimensions during this time of [[globalization]].<br/>
 
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Latest revision as of 18:03, 4 December 2019

Person.png John Perkins   Amazon Powerbase Sourcewatch WebsiteRdf-icon.png
(activist, author, whistleblower)
JohnPerkinsNov2009.jpg
In November 2009
Born1945-01-28
Hanover, New Hampshire, United States
NationalityAmerican
Alma materBoston University
ChildrenJessica
SpouseWinifred Perkins
Exposed“Debt crisis”

John Perkins is a US economist turned whistleblower. His first book, Confessions of an Economic Hit Man, which he was prompted to write by the events of 9-11, prompted an official denial by the US government.

Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Full article: Confessions of an Economic Hit Man
Economichitman.jpg

Perkins wrote the extremely popular Confessions of an Economic Hit Man.

"Economic hit men (EHMs) are highly paid professionals who cheat countries around the globe out of trillions of dollars. They funnel money from the World Bank, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), and other foreign "aid" organizations into the coffers of huge corporations and the pockets of a few wealthy families who control the planet's natural resources. Their tools included fraudulent financial reports, rigged elections, payoffs, extortion, sex, and murder. They play a game as old as empire, but one that has taken on new and terrifying dimensions during this time of globalization.
Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

28 January 1945|


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