Naomi Klein





Naomi Klein


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in Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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 20 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.

Klein is a former Miliband Fellow at the London School of Economi
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February 7th, 2017

Published in the New York Times



For progressives, Donald J. Trump’s presidency so far has been a little like standing in front of one of those tennis ball machines — and getting hit in the face over and over again. Yet looking back, the blow that still has me most off-kilter didn’t come from the new president himself. It came two weeks ago, when several smiling union leaders... Read more of this blog post »
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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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