Naomi Klein's book, The Shock Doctrine is an exploration and exposé on how free market capitalism exploits crises (tsunamis, wars, terrorist attacks, earthquakes or hurricanes) to accelerate its agenda and overwhelm its opponents. It also hints at ways to resist. I've not read the book, but plan to do so. Lenny has a review: The Perfect Crime.
Here's Ms Klein talking about her book -
Dutch Golden Age humour still relevant today
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