Elections 2012

The Shock Doctrine Short Film Now on Cable

Klein Alleges U.S. Used ‘Shock’ Tactics to Privatize Public Sector “The connections are daring in journalist Naomi Klein’s new book, The Shock Doctrine, but the result is convincing,” according to William S. Kowinski of the San Francisco Chronicle. “With a bold and brilliantly conceived thesis, skillfully and cogently threaded through more than 500 pages of…

Barack Obama Leads Sarah Palin in Early 2012 Presidential Poll

President Barack Obama leads potential Republican challenger Sarah Palin by 48 percent to 40 percent in a new public opinion poll just out from Quinnipiac University Polling Institute, although the numbers show a large number of people do not believe the first African-American president in U.S. history deserves a second term. If the election were…