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Naomi Klein: Sandy’s Devastation Opens Space for Action on Climate Change and Progressive Reform

Thursday, 15 November 2012 13:07 By Amy Goodman, Democracy NOW! | Video

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At a speaking event in New York City this week, award-winning journalist and author Naomi Klein discussed why the reconstruction from Superstorm Sandy is actually a great place to usher in progressive change. Klein's latest article for The Nation magazine is called, "Superstorm Sandy — a People's Shock?" She is the author of the best-selling book, "The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism," and is now working on a book about climate change. 

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Naomi Klein, is the author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. Her latest article for The Nation magazine is called "Superstorm Sandy — A People's Shock?" She is speaking on Friday night at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City as part of 350.org's "Do the Math" tour with Bill McKibben.

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Naomi Klein: Sandy’s Devastation Opens Space for Action on Climate Change and Progressive Reform

Thursday, 15 November 2012 13:07 By Amy Goodman, Democracy NOW! | Video

Media

At a speaking event in New York City this week, award-winning journalist and author Naomi Klein discussed why the reconstruction from Superstorm Sandy is actually a great place to usher in progressive change. Klein's latest article for The Nation magazine is called, "Superstorm Sandy — a People's Shock?" She is the author of the best-selling book, "The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism," and is now working on a book about climate change. 

Guest: 

Naomi Klein, is the author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. Her latest article for The Nation magazine is called "Superstorm Sandy — A People's Shock?" She is speaking on Friday night at the Hammerstein Ballroom in New York City as part of 350.org's "Do the Math" tour with Bill McKibben.

This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.

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