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The Greek Chapter of the ‘Shock Doctrine’

What makes Naomi Klein’s The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism a pioneering study is that it connects a number of seemingly disparate stories of violent political and financial turnarounds from across the globe. From Pinochet’s Chile to Thatcher’s Britain, and from Yeltsin’s Russia to the US/UK occupied Iraq, the book traces the rising … Continue reading