Economics

Discussion with Raj Patel ("The Value of Nothing") and Naomi Klein ("The Shock Doctrine")

Amy Goodman; Naomi Klein; Raj Patel

About the Program

Amy Goodman, host of Pacifica Radio's Democracy Now!,  talks to Raj Patel, author of "The Value of Nothing" and Naomi Klein, author of "The Shock Doctrine," about their books, the economy, the earthquake in Haiti, and other topics.   

About the Authors

Raj Patel

Raj Patel is a fellow at the Institute for Food & Development/Food First and has written for the Guardian and Los Angeles Times. He is currently a visiting scholar at the UC Berkeley Center for African Studies.  For more information, visit: rajpatel.org. 


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Naomi Klein

Naomi Klein writes a regular column for The Nation and The Guardian.  She is the author of "No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies" and "Fences and Windows: Dispatches from the Front Lines of the Globalization Debate." For more information, visit naomiklein.org.

Amy Goodman

Amy Goodman, executive producer and host of Pacifica Radio's Democracy Now!, is the co-author, with her brother David Goodman, of "The Exception to the Rulers" and "Standing Up to the Madness: Ordinary Heroes in Extraordinary Times."  Her latest is "Breaking the Sound Barrier."  Ms. Goodman is also a columnist for Truthdig (truthdig.com).   


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Discussion with Raj Patel ("The Value of Nothing") and Naomi Klein ("The Shock Doctrine")

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