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louis-t Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Jan-18-10 10:29 AM
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48. Yikes.
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  -IMF to Haiti: Freeze Public Wages (The Shock Doctrine Begins) tekisui  Jan-17-10 03:55 PM   #0 
  - Oh fuck me Klein was right.  anonymous171   Jan-17-10 03:56 PM   #1 
  - Of course, she was, and she is.  inna   Jan-17-10 04:37 PM   #13 
     - So how does last year's debt forgiveness fit into this?  anigbrowl   Jan-17-10 04:50 PM   #15 
     - Yes, but at the time I thought that she was just being overly paranoid  anonymous171   Jan-17-10 05:14 PM   #16 
        - Nope. And sending Junior, and forgive me, Clinton out there  EFerrari   Jan-17-10 07:12 PM   #20 
        - Naomi Kleins SHOCK DOCTRINE  dotymed   Jan-18-10 04:07 AM   #34 
  - WTF?  Odin2005   Jan-17-10 03:57 PM   #2 
  - Already, rumors have Wyclef Jean in 'scandal'.  louis-t   Jan-17-10 04:04 PM   #3 
  - Actually it's more like his 'charity' had its financial documents come out.  Spider Jerusalem   Jan-17-10 08:00 PM   #24 
  - It's not a rumor, but based on a reading of IRS filings for his charity  anigbrowl   Jan-17-10 09:39 PM   #28 
  - Yikes.  louis-t   Jan-18-10 10:29 AM   #48 
  - Let's face it, folks...this is STILL about punishing the home  Ken Burch   Jan-18-10 04:00 PM   #57 
  - K&R  happy_liberal   Jan-17-10 04:05 PM   #4 
  - "Haiti was made poor--by France, the United States, Great Britain, other Western powers"  tblue   Jan-17-10 04:12 PM   #5 
  - AMNESIA  dotymed   Jan-18-10 05:00 AM   #37 
  - The information presented here is all good information  truedelphi   Jan-17-10 04:13 PM   #6 
  - I fear you are too too correct.  dixiegrrrrl   Jan-18-10 08:31 AM   #44 
  - In Haiti The Shock Doctrine has been underway for a long while.  Mika   Jan-17-10 04:14 PM   #7 
  - You are right, I should have said it continues.  tekisui   Jan-17-10 04:16 PM   #8 
  - 100% correct  malaise   Jan-17-10 04:19 PM   #11 
  - By the way Naomi and Spitzer are on  malaise   Jan-17-10 04:24 PM   #12 
  - What is Zakaria? is it an internet radio show  truedelphi   Jan-17-10 09:22 PM   #27 
     - He has a show on CNN on Sunday mornings.  EFerrari   Jan-17-10 10:20 PM   #30 
  - You bet. n/t  EFerrari   Jan-17-10 07:10 PM   #19 
  - Meanwhile the French are in the process of canceling Haiti's debt  malaise   Jan-17-10 04:17 PM   #9 
  - Actually, the IMF and World Bank already cancelled $1.2 billion (>60%) of their debt last year  anigbrowl   Jan-17-10 04:45 PM   #14 
     - Have you actually read the book? nt  glitch   Jan-17-10 06:53 PM   #17 
     - Yes. What's your point? /nt  anigbrowl   Jan-17-10 07:08 PM   #18 
        - It's an excellent read and you could learn a lot about how the process works.  glitch   Jan-17-10 07:18 PM   #21 
           - Maybe I already know about that and just don't share your opinion.  anigbrowl   Jan-17-10 07:46 PM   #23 
              - Read Klein's book - No bullshit! Or get it on CD's so it can be read to you!!  GreenTea   Jan-18-10 04:06 PM   #58 
     - not exactly. in "stages". & after delaying the process since 1996.  Hannah Bell   Jan-18-10 05:00 AM   #38 
     - One would almost think that was the purpose of the debt cancellation.  Overseas   Jan-18-10 10:09 AM   #47 
  - WATCH the UN Security Council Emergency Meeting tomorrow  nadinbrzezinski   Jan-17-10 04:17 PM   #10 
  - Shameful and typical  jonathon   Jan-17-10 07:32 PM   #22 
  - Lest we forget, Haiti's indigenous leaders have a sordid history of piling up fortunes in  bertman   Jan-17-10 08:24 PM   #25 
  - You mean those bribes from foreign multinationals  malaise   Jan-18-10 04:47 AM   #36 
  - You can only be a puppet if you are willing to accept the bribes. If we are ready to assail  bertman   Jan-18-10 07:32 AM   #40 
  - Haiti's "leaders" have a history of being hand-picked by the US & toppled at will by the US.  Hannah Bell   Jan-18-10 05:01 AM   #39 
     - You are correct. My point is that Haiti's past leaders have been all too willing to go along  bertman   Jan-18-10 07:34 AM   #41 
  - Recommend  TexasObserver   Jan-17-10 08:53 PM   #26 
  - Call it Democracy  maryf   Jan-17-10 10:17 PM   #29 
  - After reading all the comments  cartach   Jan-17-10 10:30 PM   #31 
  - Slanted one way?  saorsa   Jan-18-10 03:43 AM   #33 
  - please do a little DU Archive search during 2004 and see what was being discussed here at DU when  flyarm   Jan-18-10 08:10 AM   #42 
  - k/r  Solly Mack   Jan-17-10 10:32 PM   #32 
  - "by 1900, it was spending 80 percent of its national budget on repayments."  Hannah Bell   Jan-18-10 04:43 AM   #35 
  - I knew this crap is going to happen.  Jkid   Jan-18-10 08:18 AM   #43 
  - I don't think the IMF should be defined as sort of a UN. It is the front for the barons.  peacetalksforall   Jan-18-10 08:43 AM   #45 
  - kick, nt.  maryf   Jan-18-10 09:20 AM   #46 
  - AND.......... the "speculation" begins, as well. That cruise ship  Fire1   Jan-18-10 11:32 AM   #49 
  - Oh hysterics and delusions!! Why is this not moved to the  Fire1   Jan-18-10 11:38 AM   #50 
  - +1  Fire1sKid   Jan-18-10 11:43 AM   #51 
  - If Obama were more like LBJ this wouldnt happen  Fire1sKid   Jan-18-10 11:46 AM   #52 
  - ROFL:  Fire1   Jan-18-10 11:56 AM   #53 
  - Servitude to the global financial system created by and serving the original slavers.  Greyhound   Jan-18-10 01:09 PM   #54 
  - I'm Thinking It's Happening Here In California As Well...  WillyT   Jan-18-10 03:07 PM   #55 
  - This kind of thing was NEVER supposed to happen once Obama was elected  Ken Burch   Jan-18-10 03:57 PM   #56 
 

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