Thursday, January 31, 2013

John Perkins - United States of Corporations ~ Global Corporatocracy, Globalization & Neocolonialism

United States of Corporations ~ Global Corporatocracy, Globalization & Neocolonialism , Interview with John Perkins author of "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man"

A brief look at the birth and rise of Corporate-States from the British East-India company to today's Wall Street "Multinationals", from chartered corporations acting on behalf of the Colonial Powers to corporations outweighing and surpassing the state. How the huge Corporate States have robbed the people of the world of their jobs, labor and natural resources from the blood diamonds of Africa to the blood oil of Iraq where the Anglo-American axis killed well over a million Iraqis to save the petrodollar.

The corporate ethos of maximizing profit for the shareholders at any expense with the end justifying all means no matter how dirty or bloody, but who are the real shareholders (over 85% of the class A shares in major fortune 500 corporations are owned by the global oligarchs, a relatively few wealthy families aka The super elite.