American Kleptocracy: How the U.S. Created the World's Greatest Money Laundering Scheme in History

Monday, January 24, 2022 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

This event is being conducted virtually through Zoom webinar and YouTube Live.

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Last October, millions of leaked documents known as the Pandora Papers exposed the shadowy financial structures global power players from politicians to billionaires use to hide money, move markets, and transform countries. Author Casey Michel delves deep into the underbelly of this global scheming in American Kleptocracy to expose the country profiting the most that also claims to be the moral leader of the free world: the United States. 

Why has the U.S. been able to build the largest illicit offshore finance system the world has ever known? How has dirty money infiltrated America's universities, think tanks, and cultural centers? And who is working to stop these practices and restore the country’s legacy of anti-corruption leadership?    

Join Doorstep co-hosts Nikolas Gvosdev and Tatiana Serafin on January 24 at 6pm ET as they discuss corruption in the U.S. and its effects around the world with investigative journalist Casey Michel.