CONSPIRACY........Is this the "REAL" reason the Philippines is a poor country?

I came across a book entitled "Confessions of an Economic Hitman" by John Perkins. In his book he talked about how the USA controls other countries by putting them in debt in order to implement their policies. Such is the case of the Philippines. The USA would then control a country's vast... show more I came across a book entitled "Confessions of an Economic Hitman" by John Perkins. In his book he talked about how the USA controls other countries by putting them in debt in order to implement their policies. Such is the case of the Philippines. The USA would then control a country's vast resources (ie. OIL in the Middle East) and profit from them while the masses of the country are left in poverty. Ferdinand Marcos was a USA puppet who allowed military bases to be built while putting the country in debt for many generations. The USA then uses that debt to force countries to do what the USA wants.

He went on to say that most of the world's presidents and dictators are USA puppets and only do what Americans tell them. If any of these leaders did not do what the USA wanted then they were either assasinated or removed from power through coup or revolution.

**THESE VIDEOS EXPLAIN EVERYTHING:

1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=plRiapEX8…
2) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i_ifd1uuI…
3) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZKa9QYY1O…

What do you think? Do you agree that the USA tries to use debt to control other countries in order to implement their policies?
Update: ***Please watch the videos.....It explains how the America Government controls various nations around the world.
Update 2: HERE ARE THE NEW VIDEOS:

1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vNO0FasqDKc

2) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4UP_Qx4QDM
Update 3: HERE ARE THE NEW VIDEOS:

1) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vNO0FasqDKc

2) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v4UP_Qx4QDM
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