Wow asked in Arts & HumanitiesHistory · 8 years ago

The biggest examples of political corruption in the history of the world?

What were the worst manifestations of political corruption the world has ever seen.

4 Answers

  • 8 years ago
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    "Tammany Hall" and "Boss" Tweed in New York City politics, from the 1850's into the early 1900's. See below under Tammany Hall's Corruption expands and William Marcy "Boss" Tweed.

  • tuffy
    Lv 7
    8 years ago


    Francois ("Papa Doc") Duvalier and his son Jean Claude Duvalier 1957 to 1986 is a period of horrible political corruption.

  • 4 years ago

    Yea the Cheney mess is so inexpensive to repair....who's paying for the phony wars and who's getting rich off them extra contractors on the floor in iraq than troupes? FORBES isn't respected anymore..........

  • 8 years ago

    collusion of corporate interests with the government, resulting in bankrupt social systems and interventionist foreign policies.

    Source(s): general knowledge
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