The Shock Doctrine

As the economic incentive for peace is lost or defeated, and is increasingly replaced by investment in an endless and unwinnable ‘War on Terror’, and the capitalistic exploitation of disasters, both natural and man-made, there is a danger that one part of human society will begin to look increasingly like Israel, with its walled-off areas, and massive ‘homeland security’ apparatus…. and the rest like Gaza……

This film by Michael Winterbottom, based on Naomi Klein‘s terrifying book ‘The Shock Doctrine :the Rise of Disaster Capitalism’, attempts to show how we arrived at this critical point in history…

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