The Global 1%: Exposing the Transnational Ruling ClassBy Peter Phillips (about the author) Permalink (Page 11 of 12 pages)
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[xxiv] Data for this section is drawn for StreetInsider.com.
[xxv] Data for the corporations listed in this section comes fron the annual report at each corporation's website. Biography information was gained from the FAX annual report to investors and online biographies for individuals wihen available.
[xxvii] Willian Robinson and Jerry Harris, "Towards a Global Ruling Class? Globalization and the Transnational Capitalist Class ," Science and Society 64, no. 1 (Spring 2000).
[xxviii] Val Burris, "Interlocking Directorates and Political Cohesion Among Corporate Elites," American Journal of Sociology 3, no. 1 (July 2005).
[xxix] Peter Phillips and Mickey Huff, "Truth Emergency: Inside the Military-Industrial Media Empire," Censored 2010 (New York: Seven Stories Press, 2009), 197--220.
[xxx] Verizon Financials 2012, http://www22.verizon.com/investor/ Hoovers describes Verizon as, "the #2 US telecom services provider overall after AT&T, but it holds the top spot in wireless services ahead of rival AT&T Mobility." Hoovers Inc. click here
[xxxi] WPP: http://www.wpp.com/wpp/about/wppataglance/.
[xxxii] David Rothkopf, SuperClass: the Global Power Elite and the World They are Making (New York: Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, 2008).
[xxxiii] Peter Dale Scott, American War Machine, Deep Politics, the CIA Global Drug Connection, and the Road to Afghanistan (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2010). See also Censored Story #22, "Wachovia Bank Laundered Money for Latin American Drug Cartels," in Chapter 1.
[xxxiv] David Rothkopf, Superclass, Public Address: Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, April 9, 2008.
[xxxvi] NATO, Summit Declaration on Defence Capabilities: Toward NATO Forces 2020, May 20, 2012, click here
[xxxviii] Willian Robinson and Jerry Harris, "Towards a Global Ruling Class? Globalization and the Transnational Capitalist Class ," Science and Society 64, no. 1 (Spring 2000).
[xxxix] John Pilger, The New Rulers of the World (New York: Verso, 2003).
[xl] Michel Chossudovsky and Andrew Gavin Marshall, eds., The Global Economic Crisis (Montreal: Global Research Publishers, 2010).
[xli] Dennis Loo, Globalization and the Demolition of Society (Glendale, CA: Larkmead Press, 2011).
[xlii] Andrew Kolin, State Power and Democracy (New York: Palgrave MacMillan,c2011), 141.
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