“A small group of powerful individuals are now richer than most of the population of Africa. Just giant corporations dominate a quarter of the world’s. “John Pilger’s work has been a beacon of light in often dark times. The realities he has brought to light have been a revelation, over and over again, and his. The New Rulers of the World has ratings and 62 reviews. Leanna said: 5 out of 5 on a nonfiction book doesn’t mean you agree with every word, but inst.

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Worthwhile though if you’re a Pilger fan. I highly recommend it. If you want a book that will put iron in your spine, take an active role in the world around you and stand up for what you believe in, you need this book!

It is not a essay of historic account but situation of the aborigines in present world. John Pilger is without doubt, one of the most insightful journalists of our time. The last chapter was the most informative. I end my blog with one of the quote from the book I liked – ‘The Time has come when silence is betrayal’, said Martin Luther King.

But I should not be surprised. The British played equal role in kf this genocidal activities. I will not comment as to who is right and who is wrong but this book sure shakes you out of complacency.

Aug 18, Leanna Pohevitz rated it it was amazing. The famous brands of almost everything are now made in poor countries, with wages so low it borders on slave labour.


The New Rulers of the World by John Pilger

I need to read more outside perspectives on US politics – and if you have suggestions throw them at me hhe Something that very few journalists even know what means any more.

However, reading this does not has to make us pessimistic on how less we can really do to change – the vital thing we know we have tne of is ourselves. The War on Democracy This film is about the New Rulers of the World — and especially their impact on one country — Indonesia. I am a better informed more curious person because of this work. The author has great potential of truth telling and he is also authority from people can get real and true information.

And why not cancel a debt that condemns nations like Indonesia to poverty and disease?

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He has twice been named Britain’s Journalist of the Year. In Praise of Disobedience. I have bought three copies and gave them away to my friends. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Sep 26, Maya Augustin rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Based in London, he is known for his polemical campaigning style: However, reading this does not has to make wor,d pessimistic on how less we can reall Fabulous reading!

But, although his descriptions are vividly coloured, his judgments are predictably black-and-white. In this situation, our real job in the coming period. This might seem a very natural development if you live in a country like Britain, with its long international history as a Aug 12, Neil rated it it was amazing Shelves: Never before has the human race enjoyed such enormous capacity lilger create wealth and reduce poverty, but never before has inequality been so great. May 05, Hugo Filipe rated it liked it.


His courage to portray the truth is the subject of both harsh criticism and even hatred.

A thought-provoking and powerful documentary film on the current and historical root causes of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict and U. More than a million people opposed to the increasing gap between rich and poor, at a time when the control of resources was becoming centred in fewer and fewer hands, had staged a series of anti-capitalist demonstrations. Enter your email address to follow this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. Suharto removed from power the founder of modern Indonesia, Sukarno — a nationalist who believed in economic independence for the country.

Asking brave, direct questions to each side involved and getting back different views on the topic.

The world is divided between the rich, who get richer, and the poor, who get poorer, and the rich get richer on the backs of the poor.