When I met George Awudi, a leader of Friends of the Earth Ghana, he was wearing a bright red T-shirt that said "Do Not Incinerate Africa." We were both attending the World Social Forum, a sprawling gathering of tens of thousands of activists held earlier this month in Dakar, Senegal.
Naomi Klein, author of The Shock Doctrine: The Rise of Disaster
Capitalism, released in the U.S. September 18, discusses her economic
theory of how governments force capitalism on different societies in times