Naomi Klein - Discours à "Bioneers" (Octobre 2014) - [VOSTFR] Naomi Klein : « Le sort des États-Unis a été scellé par l’élite de Davos » Naomi Klein on the racism that underlies climate change inaction. In recent months, the world’s gaze has landed again and again on a hellish Australian terrain of climate-related disaster.
Bushfires ravage some of the planet’s oldest trees in Tasmania. Catastrophic coral bleaching leaves much of the Great Barrier Reef a ghostly white. The first known mammal to be wiped out by global warming was recently identified there. And yet, there is little to no discussion of climate change in your federal election campaign, which is why many Australian groups are forcefully calling for “Pollution Free Politics”: as in North America, the fossil fuel industry has managed to capture not only the debate and key levers of policy, but also huge government subsidies that help to lock in their civilisation-threatening business model, even as renewables surge around the world.
But responding to the climate crisis is not just a matter of closing coal plants and building more solar arrays. Why? Fossil fuel sacrifice zones dot the globe. Naomi Klein · Let Them Drown · LRB 2 June 2016. Edward Said was no tree-hugger.
Descended from traders, artisans and professionals, he once described himself as ‘an extreme case of an urban Palestinian whose relationship to the land is basically metaphorical’.[*]＊ In After the Last Sky, his meditation on the photographs of Jean Mohr, he explored the most intimate aspects of Palestinian lives, from hospitality to sports to home décor. The tiniest detail – the placing of a picture frame, the defiant posture of a child – provoked a torrent of insight from Said.
Yet when confronted with images of Palestinian farmers – tending their flocks, working the fields – the specificity suddenly evaporated. Naomi Klein: Radical Solutions Only Proper Response to 'Unyielding Science-Based Deadline' In a public lecture delivered last week and published online Tuesday, award-winning Canadian author and social justice activist Naomi Klein argues the dire situation of climate change, coupled with failing political and economic systems, is creating a world where nobody will be left unaffected.
"It is not about things getting hotter and wetter but things getting meaner and uglier, unless we change the corrosive values that are pitting people against each other," Klein said last Wednesday as she gave the 2016 Edward W. Said London Lecture at the Royal Festival Hall in London. The talk is held each year in honor of Palestinian literary critic and political activist Edward Said, who died in 2003 after a lifelong commitment to teaching history and literature while professing social justice for the world's vulnerable people. But it won't just be the poor and disenfranchised who pay the price.
"Wealthy people think that they are going to be OK, that they will be taken care of. This Changes Everything. Guerre totale contre la nature, par Agnès Sinaï (Le Monde diplomatique, septembre 2015) Naomi Klein: ‘We tried it your way and we don’t have another decade to waste’ Naomi Klein is the star of the new American left.
At 44, the writer and activist has twice written blockbusters combining ground-level reporting and economic analysis that challenged people to take a hard look at what they took for granted: their shopping choices, America’s place in the world, and the devastating effects of arcane trade policy and rampant free market ideology. Along the way she gained a following that spans academics, celebrities and street and factory protesters. Her first book, No Logo, about the power of brands over sweatshop workers in Asia who made the products (and the consumers in America and Europe who consumed them), politicised a generation of twentysomethings. It became the handbook of the anti- globalisation protests, and inspired two Radiohead albums. Seven years later, her second book, Shock Doctrine, analysed how wars, coups and natural disasters were used as a pretext to impose so-called “free market” measures.
There were other difficulties. La Stratégie du Choc - Alfonso Cuarón & Naomi Klein (film) How to Reshape Market Society and Redefine Democracy: Naomi Klein & Raj Patel on Economics. Naomi Klein : « Si nous conjuguons justice sociale et action pour le climat, les gens se battront pour cet avenir. Basta !
The Take 2004 (english sub) Occupy, Resist, Produce! Naomi Klein. Naomi Klein: Let's kick oil while the price is down – video. Naomi Klein : "Il y a un choc frontal entre l'urgence climatique et l'idéologie de nos élites". L’OBS Il y a huit ans, dans «la Stratégie du choc», vous démontriez comment un «capitalisme du désastre» profite des grands traumatismes pour faire appliquer des réformes économiques présentées comme autant de «thérapies de choc».
Capitalisme 1 - Climat 0 - Page 1. Naomi Klein at Blockupy action day against the EZB (Römer Frankfurt 18.03.15) Dystopian Fiction's Popularity Is a Warning Sign for the Future. Ed Kashi Dystopian fiction is hot right now, with countless books and movies featuring decadent oligarchs, brutal police states, ecological collapse, and ordinary citizens biting and clawing just to survive.
For bestselling author Naomi Klein, all this gloom is a worrying sign. Four Reasons Why Naomi Klein is Right. The following letter was written by Peter Victor, economist and professor in the Faculty of Environmental Studies at York University, in response to a review of This Changes Everything in the November 2014 issue of the Literary Review of Canada.
Can Climate Change Unite the Left? This essay first appeared at In These Times, and was adapted from This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate by Naomi Klein.
In December 2012, Brad Werner — a complex systems researcher with pink hair and a serious expression — made his way through the throng of 24,000 earth and space scientists at the fall meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco. But it was Werner’s session that was attracting much of the buzz. Profitons de la crise climatique pour changer de modèle. NAOMI KLEIN ET LA CRISE FINANCIÈRE – L’INTÉGRALE (1-2-3)
La stratégie du choc - Naomi Klein - 2007. Naomi Klein: Only a Reverse Shock Doctrine Can Save Our Climate. Young girls protest in front of the Polish Ministry of Economy, where a coal industry meeting took place in Warsaw, Poland, Monday, Nov. 18, 2013.
(AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski) In her new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate, Naomi Klein argues that if we had taken action years ago when scientists first established that human activities were changing our climate, we might have been able to deal with the problem of global warming with only minimal disruption to our economic system. But as we approach a tipping point, and the consequences of climate change come into sharper focus, that time has passed, and we now have to acknowledge that preserving humans’ habitat requires a paradigm change. Naomi Klein on the Great Clash Between Capitalism and the Climate. September 16, 2014 | Like this article? Join our email list: Stay up to date with the latest headlines via email. Naomi Klein's new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate is coming out just as the UN is meeting on climate change, and a massive rally to protest the lack of progress on global warming is shaping up in Manhattan on Sunday.
Klein is the author of The Shock Doctrine, one of the most influential books of the past 50 years. AlterNet editors Don Hazen and Jan Frel spoke with Klein via phone in Canada, where she lives, on Friday, Sept. 12, prior to her traveling to New York and participating in a wide range of protest events, debates and discussions. Naomi Klein is right: Unchecked capitalism will destroy civilization. Best-selling progressive journalist Naomi Klein has an important new book out, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. The author of No Logo and The Shock Doctrine now “tackles the most profound threat humanity has ever faced: the war our economic model is waging against life on earth,” as the book jacket aptly puts it. In diagnosing the unprecedented existential threat humanity faces thanks to our myopia and unbridled greed, Klein has three essential points to make: Because we have ignored the increasingly urgent warnings and pleas for action from climate scientists for a quarter century (!)
Naomi Klein : Capitalism vs Climate. Guests Naomi Klein journalist and best-selling author. Her new book is This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate. Her previous books include No Logo and The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. Naomi Klein: ‘We don’t have another decade to waste’ Climate change is the fight of our lives – yet we can hardly bear to look at it. This is a story about bad timing. One of the most disturbing ways that climate change is already playing out is through what ecologists call "mismatch" or "mistiming. " This is the process whereby warming causes animals to fall out of step with a critical food source, particularly at breeding times, when a failure to find enough food can lead to rapid population losses. The migration patterns of many songbird species, for instance, have evolved over millennia so that eggs hatch precisely when food sources such as caterpillars are at their most abundant, providing parents with ample nourishment for their hungry young.
But because spring now often arrives early, the caterpillars are hatching earlier too, which means that in some areas they are less plentiful when the chicks hatch, with a number of possible long-term impacts on survival. Scientists are studying cases of climate-related mistiming among dozens of species, from Arctic terns to pied flycatchers. Naomi Klein: the hypocrisy behind the big business climate change battle. I denied climate change for longer than I care to admit. I knew it was happening, sure. But I stayed pretty hazy on the details and only skimmed most news stories.
I told myself the science was too complicated and the environmentalists were dealing with it. And I continued to behave as if there was nothing wrong with the shiny card in my wallet attesting to my "elite" frequent-flyer status. A great many of us engage in this kind of denial. 5 Crucial Lessons for the Left From Naomi Klein’s New Book. This post first appeared at In These Times. Naomi Klein (Photo: Dale Robbins) In her previous books The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism (2007) and NO LOGO: No Space, No Choice, No Jobs (2000), Canadian author and activist Naomi Klein took on topics like neoliberal “shock therapy,” consumerism, globalization and “disaster capitalism,” extensively documenting the forces behind the dramatic rise in economic inequality and environmental degradation over the past 50 years.
But in her new book, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs. the Climate (due in stores September 16), Klein casts her gaze toward the future, arguing that the dangers of climate change demand radical action now to ward off catastrophe. She certainly isn’t alone in pointing out the urgency of the threat, but what sets Klein apart is her argument that it is capitalism — not carbon — that is at the root of climate change, inexorably driving us toward an environmental Armageddon in the pursuit of profit. 1. 2. Naomi Klein. Published in the New York Times For a great many women around the world, Donald J. Trump’s defeat of Hillary Clinton feels like a painful setback not just for democracy, but for our gender. Voters chose a loose cannon of a man with zero government experience over a calm, collected and supremely qualified woman.
The root cause of this injustice, many have suggested, can only be sexism — proof that the glass ceiling protecting the highest reaches of power cannot yet be shattered. The reaction is understandable. Of course no female or nonwhite candidate with Mr. La Stratégie du Choc. La stratégie du choc de Naomie KLEIN. La Stratégie du choc - La montée d’un capitalisme du désastre de Naomi Klein 1de2. « La Stratégie du Choc » va encore frapper ! - AgoraVox le média. Naomi Klein: Shock Doctrine. Naomi Klein on The Shock Doctrine, The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster Capitalism. In THE SHOCK DOCTRINE, Naomi Klein explodes the myth that the global free market triumphed democratically.
La stratégie du choc : la montée d’un capitalisme du désastre. Bonjour, Naomi Klein, "La Stratégie du choc": extraits et débat. Naomi Klein A Canadian Perspective on US Media. Naomi Klein interview with Occupy Vancouver. Naomi Klein on Obama. Naomi Klein : « Le mouvement Occupons Wall Street est actuellement la chose la plus importante au monde » - Mobilisations. J’ai été honorée d’être invitée à parler [le 29 septembre] devant les manifestants d’Occupons Wall Street. La sonorisation ayant été (honteusement) interdite, tout ce que je disais devait être répété par des centaines de personnes, pour que tous entendent (un système de « microphone humain »).
Ce que j’ai dit sur la place de la Liberté a donc été très court. Naomi Klein on Democracy vs. Neoliberalism. Amy Goodman Naomi Klein Occupy Wall Street part 2. Naomi Klein: Fake "Debt Crisis/Bankruptcy": We are NOT Bankrupt! Tax the Rich! Naomi Klein talks about Taking on the Empire. Naomi Klein - Charlie Rose Interview. No Logo. NoLogo Book Trailer (No Logo by Naomi Klein) Naomi Klein on Global Neoliberalism. Profiles: Outside Agitator. The marquee outside the Bloor Cinema, in Toronto, advertised “The Last Mistress” at four, “Naomi Klein—the Shock Doctrine” at seven, and “Little Shop of Horrors” at nine-thirty. It was a warmish night. The falafel shop next door was doing a brisk business. A line of people holding tickets to the Naomi Klein event stretched to the end of the block and around the corner.
Outside the entrance to the cinema, a middle-aged man and an elderly woman paced up and down selling copies of Socialist Action for a dollar. (The September issue included articles about capitalism’s contradictions, class war in Bolivia, and a commentary by Mumia Abu-Jamal—a regular feature.) “We apologize for starting late, but it’s typical activist time, so I’m sure you’re used to it,” a young woman organizer said from the stage.
Klein ascended the stage. She had spent the day curled up on the blue sofa in her living room, watching CNN while she waited restlessly to hear what would happen in Washington. “No. Naomi Klein : Accro au risque. Youtube. Bill Moyers & Naomi Klein: How Climate Change Is an Historic Opportunity for Progressives. System Change - Naomi Klein. Naomi Klein nous parle de rareté et d’abondance. Je viens de tomber sur ce bout du discours de Naomi Klein qu’elle a fait à Wall street dans le mouvement Occupy Wall street Nous savons tous, ou du moins nous sentons que le monde est à l’envers : nous agissons comme s’il n’y avait pas de limites à ce qui, en réalité, n’est pas renouvelable – les combustibles fossiles et l’espace atmosphérique pour absorber leurs émissions.
Et nous agissons comme s’il y avait des limites strictes et inflexibles à ce qui, en réalité, est abondant – les ressources financières pour construire la société dont nous avons besoin. La tâche de notre époque est de renverser cette situation et de contester cette pénurie artificielle. D’insister sur le fait que nous pouvons nous permettre de construire une société décente et ouverte, tout en respectant les limites réelles de la Terre. (…) Considérons ce beau mouvement comme s’il était la chose la plus importante au monde. Parce qu’il l’est. Naomi Klein. Naomi Klein.