Tom Burgis

Tom Burgis

Tom Burgis is an investigative correspondent for the Financial Times and the author of "The Looting Machine," a book that provides a global perspective on the exploitation of Africa. Prior to working on his book, Burgis was the West Africa correspondent for the Financial Times, based in Lagos, Nigeria. He has also worked as the newspaper's Johannesburg correspondent. Before joining the Financial Times, he was freelance and spent a year in South America, focusing mostly on Chile's attempt to bring Augusto Pinochet to justice.

Tweets by Tom Burgis

  • RT @JesseRodriguez: It appears Pentagon was caught off-guard by @realDonaldTrump tweet on transgender in military. Even policy on Defense w…Wed Jul 26, 12:24pm
  • England’s Mental Health Experiment: No-Cost Talk Therapy, via @nytimes https://t.co/ovjqMahEclWed Jul 26, 1:49am
  • @Billions_Run Thanks for retweeting my Ablyazov stories so many times. I'd be interested to know: what's your name and who funds you?Tue Jul 25, 12:40pm

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