The Jordan Harbinger Show

228: Oliver Bullough | Why Thieves and Crooks Rule the World

Oliver Bullough (@OliverBullough) is a journalist, a regular contributor to The Guardian, and author of Moneyland: Why Thieves And Crooks Now Rule The World And How To Take It Back.

What We Discuss with Oliver Bullough:

  • How corrupt leaders pilfer everything from wildlife reserves, banks, and even national healthcare systems.
  • How this type of graft corrupts society and leads to other crime and unrest -- such as terrorism and flawed elections.
  • How corruption filters down the economic food chain, harming children and those who can't defend themselves.
  • How dark money can be used for a host of unsavory purposes, and why it's nearly impossible to uncover it because of shell corporations, passports for sale, and the fact that dark money knows no borders.
  • What we might do to begin reeling in this lopsided power structure from its offshore roots in a way that benefits the fair-playing majority.
  • And much more...

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