187. Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Lew Rockwell asks John Perkins how he was seduced into being a top agent doing the dirty work of the CIA and the National Security Agenc


Wine, women, and song hooked John into a life he came to regret. Corruption, coups and assassinations finally compelled him to blow the whistle on the rapacious way global geopolitics serve the interests of the empire’s big corporations, leaving people and nations in conflict and debt. Going public with the complete ugly story is John’s only life insurance policy, so that he doesn’t end up taken out by the jackals, like some Central American friends of his.