Disaster Capitalism

With Antony Loewenstein
Goldsmtihs College, University of London, Professor Stuart Hall Building, LG01
Tuesday 13th October 2015, 6:00pm

 

Crisis, what crisis? How governments and corporations profit from disaster 

Disaster has become big business. Multinational corpo­rations, with the aid of media and political elites, have grown more powerful than national governments. In the twenty-first century, the vulnerable have become the world’s most valu­able commodity.

Best-selling journalist Antony Loewenstein travelled across Afgha