Stories by Naomi Klein

Naomi Klein is an award-winning journalist, syndicated columnist and author of the international bestsellers This Changes Everything, The Shock Doctrine and No Logo. She writes a regular column for The Nation and The Guardian and is a contributing editor at Harper's. subscribe to Naomi Klein's feed

Posted on: Feb 29, 2016, Source: The Leap

We believe this is no time to further contract public services. But neither is it a moment to simply protect a static status quo.

Posted on: Nov 24, 2015, Source: The Guardian

Hollande is silencing those facing the worst impacts of climate change and its monstrous violence.

Posted on: Dec 3, 2014, Source: This Changes Everything

The two authors debate whether climate change could inspire social and economic transformation.

Posted on: Dec 1, 2014, Source: This Changes Everything

Pipeline apologists tell us the president’s decision isn’t that important for the climate—the dirty oil will flow anyway. Here’s why they’re wrong.

Posted on: Apr 10, 2014, Source: The Guardian

From climate change to Crimea, the natural gas industry is supreme at exploiting crisis for private gain – the shock doctrine.

Posted on: Oct 29, 2013, Source: The New Statesman

Climate scientists are coming to some incendiary conclusions.

Posted on: Sep 4, 2013, Source: AlterNet

Orr current economic model is not only waging war on workers, on communities, on public services and social safety nets. It’s waging war on the life support systems of the planet itself.

Posted on: May 5, 2013, Source: The Nation

Some green groups do more than take fossil fuel money; they are literally part owners of the industry causing the crisis they are purportedly trying to solve.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2012, Source:

Klein explains to Moyers why we've got to "dream big."

Posted on: Nov 12, 2012, Source: The Nation

Yes that’s right: this catastrophe very likely created by climate change—a crisis born of the colossal regulatory failure to prevent corporations from treating the atmosphere as their open sewer—is just one more opportunity for more deregulation.

Posted on: Oct 30, 2012, Source:

Wouldn’t it be better to change our behavior — to reduce our use of fossil fuels — before we begin fiddling with the planet’s basic life-support systems?

Posted on: Jan 16, 2012, Source: The Nation

The author of 'Shock Doctrine' interviews political organizer Yotam Marom about the future of the Occupy movement.

Posted on: Nov 27, 2011, Source: The Nation

Deniers have concluded that fighting climate change can only happen by reordering our economic and political systems in ways antithetical to their “free market” belief system.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2011, Source: The Nation

"The task of our time is to insist that we can afford to build a decent, inclusive society -- while at the same time, respect the real limits to what the earth can take."

Posted on: Aug 17, 2011, Source: The Nation

When you rob people of what little they have, in order to protect the interests of those who have more than anyone deserves, you should expect resistance.

Posted on: Jul 27, 2011, Source:

Global warming's possible role in a Montana environmental disaster.

Posted on: Apr 8, 2011, Source: AlterNet

We need to rebuild the kind of mass movement that marked 1970: bodies, passion, and creativity are the currencies we can compete in. It's not impossible.

Posted on: Mar 9, 2011, Source: Democracy Now!

For decades right-wing ideologues have exploited crises to push through an agenda that has nothing to do with resolving those crises. Wisconsin is no different.

Posted on: Feb 3, 2011, Source: The Nation

The Goldstone Report is a serious, fair-minded and extremely disturbing document -- which is precisely why the Israeli strategy has been to avoid the substance of the report.

Posted on: Jan 13, 2011, Source: The Nation

As the gulf is declared "safe," scientists look deep in the sea for evidence of lasting damage.