A former World Bank insider is interviewed on economist, columnist, radio host and international speaker Jerry Robinson’s weekly “Follow the Money Weekly” podcast, revealing some of the corruption there.
And Karen Hudes discusses how the international bureaucracy deals with whistleblowers, since she was one.
In Hudes’ interview on “Follow the Money Weekly,” she describes the widespread corruption she witnessed as a senior legal counselor at the World Bank. And she reveals how she was reassigned, put on probation, and eventually let go because of her whistleblowing efforts.
Hudes also discusses the new challenge to the World Bank that is being created by the coalition that involves the emerging economies of Brazil, Russia, India when combined with China.
That, she discusses, would challenge not only the World Bank but the International Monetary Fund.
She also notes that it takes courage to speak up against world powers like the World Bank as well as the U.S. Federal Reserve.
Also on the program is an interview with precious metals specialist Tom Cloud.
He discusses the recent Federal Reserve decision to keep on buying $85 billion in bonds per month, and what impact Barack Obama’s nomination of Janet Yellen to be Fed chairman will have.
Cloud also addresses the issue of what the world’s top gold and silver wholesalers are doing right now, and shares their forecasts for both the short and near-term.
Podcast is :59.50.
Jerry Robinson is an economist, published author, columnist, radio talk show host, and international conference speaker. Robinson has been quoted as an economic authority by USA Today, FoxNews and many other news agencies. His columns have appeared regularly in numerous print and web publications, including WND. In addition, Robinson is also the editor-in-chief of the popular economic newsletter, “Follow the Money Quarterly.”