While the collapse of this country’s financial system continues to send shock waves around the world, we speak to the bestselling author of “The Shock Doctrine.” Naomi Klein says the public should be wary of the Bush administration trying to use the crisis to push through more of the radical pro-corporate policies that helped cause it in the first place.Howie P.S.: The Naomi Klein interview comes after the morning news roundup @ about 23:00. On this day in particular, the roundup is worth a listen. True Majority, Progressive Democrats of America and other groups are sponsoring a public event in Seattle, "Protest the tax money giveaway to Wall Street," (Thursday, Sept. 25th) from 5-6:30PM at the Federal Building, 915 Second Avenue.
Wednesday, September 24, 2008
Naomi Klein: “Now is the Time to Resist Wall Street’s Shock Doctrine” (with audio and video)
Democracy Now with audio and video: