Naomi Klein





Naomi Klein

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May 05, 1970

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Naomi Klein is a Canadian journalist, author and activist well known for her political analyses of corporate globalization.

The Shock Doctrine has been translated into more than twenty languages. It was a hardback bestseller in Canada, the United States, Germany, Italy, Spain and Sweden, nominated for multiple awards including the Los Angeles Times Book Award and the New York Public Library Bernstein Award for Journalism.

Naomi Klein writes an internationally syndicated column for The Guardian and The Nation and reported from Iraq for Harper's magazine. In 2004, she released The Take, a feature documentary about Argentina's occupied factories, co-produced with director Avi Lewis. She is a former Miliband Fellow at the London School of Econom...more


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August 20th, 2014

So I’m profiled in the new issue of Vogue that comes out today, talking about my forthcoming book This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate . I was pretty nervous about the piece, in part because of the somewhat weird (for me) context, but mostly because it’s the first major piece on the book. Happily, the writer, John Powers, did a really lovely and thoughtful job an... Read more of this blog post »
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The Shock Doctrine: The Ris...
4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 17,417 ratings — published 2006 — 50 editions
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No LOGO
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3.58 of 5 stars 3.58 avg rating — 737 ratings — published 2000 — 19 editions
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No War
3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 49 ratings — published 2005
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Bush Contra Venezuela
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This Changes Everything: Ca...
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Con la comida... ¡no se juega!
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la stratégie du choc
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Message: What Climate Chang...
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“You actually cannot sell the idea of freedom, democracy, diversity, as if it were a brand attribute and not reality -- not at the same time as you're bombing people, you can't.”
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Naomi Klein, The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism

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