As the world economy crumbles, a combination of corporate high finance is moving to consolidate power - as they do in any emergency. Naomi Klein explains her new book "Shock Doctrine, The Rise of Disaster Capitalism" - in the light of our current economic meltdown.
Thanks to Skidmark Bob and Radio Free Santa Cruz for this important recording!
Radio Ecoshock Show 081024
Adaptation for one hour radio from 70 min speech and 20 plus min Q and A. You get: * 23 min theory of shock doctrine, developed from world events * conclusion of speech for present day * audio from film on Shock Doctrine * 3 powerful answers from Q and A to our present economic predicament, and our activist response.
There is a 20 second music bed exactly at 30 min for your station ID. End clip is a verse of Joan Baez from "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down"
Naomi Klein is author of "Shock Doctrine, The Rise of Disaster Capitalism." Recorded 081017 Santa Cruz Calif.
A rocking good speech, get it out there.