John Perkins: A Deep Dive into Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

Published on
July 29th, 2021
Duration
70 minutes


John Perkins: A Deep Dive into Confessions of an Economic Hit Man

The Interview ·
Featuring John Perkins

Published on: July 29th, 2021 • Duration: 70 minutes

In this exclusive from the Blacklist Book Club, Brent Johnson, CEO of Santiago Capital, welcomes John Perkins, New York Times best selling author of the book "Confessions of an Economic Hit Man," to discuss his time as an economic hit man. Perkins shares how he first became an economic hit man, starting with his time in the Peace Corps in the Amazon rainforest all the way through when he believes he was poisoned prior to speaking at the United Nations simply for writing his book. Johnson and Perkins also explore the current macro environment, touching on China's Belt and Road Initiative and more. Filmed on June 3, 2021.

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