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Bain Capital's ties to
Latin American 'death squads'
Mitt Romney, Bain, Reagan And Salvadorian Death Squads…
By Teeluck Sooknarine
Romney had strong financial support in the early days of Bain Capital
from some pretty secretive people in his past, people linked to the
famous death squads of El Salvador. There were many powerful Salvadoran
families in the 1980′s who having made large sums of money through
various means, needed a way to move the money out of the country and
invest it in more ‘legitimate’ ventures, an effort to ‘clean’ the funds
and make them grow in a legal way.
The 1980′s was a time of great turmoil in El Salvador resulting in the
deaths of more than 70,000 people, with assassinations, death squads,
and every other bad thing under the sun happening all at once in the
country… the Reagan Administration working with the powers in control of
the country at that time, did many things that do not look so good on
paper, now that the truth is being dug up due to Mitt’s run for the
The Reagan Administration’s dealings with the government provided
the cover and connections needed for the powerful oligarchy to move
money into many American ventures, including a certain new and budding
Bain Capital, through a fresh and young Mitt Romney, who was just
cutting his teeth in the vulture capitalism arena at the time…
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