"Naomi Klein is one of the world’s foremost left-wing writers. Her books
and The Shock Doctrine
became defining critiques of our
social system in the consumerist 1990s and disaster-laden aftermath of
the 2008 financial crash.
In recent years, Klein has been more associated with the fight against
climate change. Her 2014 book This Changes Everything: Capitalism
and 2019 On Fire: The Burning Case for the Green New
have sought to make the case for the urgency of the crisis facing
the planet and the need for radical political solutions to rise to the
In this interview, she discusses both of these themes with Tribune
Grace Blakeley, as well as giving insight into her path into left-wing
politics, her views on the 2020 US presidential election – and the case
for rebuilding the labour movement in the face of the Covid-19 crisis."
Via Quinquagenarian Cathugger.
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