“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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Thought-provoking documentary on war propaganda: For anyone who spreads blame so casually – Kirsty Wark neew well as Ariel Sharon; Peter Hain; Michael Levy, whose prejudices should have prevented his appointment as Tony Blair’s Middle East envoy – must believe in original sin.

Aug 27, Mohammed Morsi rated it it was amazing. No trivia or quizzes yet. Over all book is worthy of reading.

Full Cast and Crew. She says she is too scared to refuse or even question the working hours. He did this with the support of the Thw, who provided a list of people they wanted dead, and the British ambassador at the time suggested a little shooting was necessary to ease the transition, while British war ships played a supporting role in protecting Indonesian troops. Finally, he looks behind the picture postcard of his homeland, Australia, to illuminate an enduring legacy of imperialism, the subjugation of the First Australians.

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One fact shocking about what this book uncovers is about Indonesia. Worthwhile though if you’re a Pilger fan. Something that very few journalists even know what means any more.


Mar 21, Kyle Worlitz rated it it was amazing. And its not just about the propaganda run by the west but also by the political ruers in your country, often supported sometime intentionally and sometimes unintentionally by the media, feeding us the most contrived version of eve Bold and disillusioning. Hmm, 1 million dead Indonesians sounds like rather a lot.

And he is right to say that Whitehall and the White House should be tge embarrassed by the memory that they supported the Taliban for as long as that barbaric movement seemed the best og of saving Afghanistan from annexation by the Soviet Union. That is a shame that they are killing in the name tag of human rights and humanity. This film is about the New Rulers of the World — and especially their impact on one country — Indonesia. Pilger concludes with his own prescription: He unearths, with steely attention to facts, the filthy truth, and tells it as it is.

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The author has done remarkable job while writing book like this in which every product is og censored including heart and soul of the person. The myths of globalisation have been incorporated into much of our everyday language.

If you do have a chance, please read this book and let it touch your heart. War is business for them now.

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Monday 31 December It is an analysis of their life and condition of life and detail account of treatment by government and racial discrimination. He seems to forget that, whether or not the US should take some jon for the failure of incipient democracy in Kabul, al-Qaida did fly two jet planes into New York’s World Trade Center, and its leaders continue to boast that there will be more strikes against the infidel west.


This might seem a very natural development if you live in a country like Britain, with its long international history as a Verso Books 06 July Goodreads helps you jphn track of books you want to read. Almost 70 million Indonesians live in extreme poverty, many in labour camps wotld the workers, where children are under-nourished and prone to disease.

We need more people like Pilger to talk about the truth of why states do what they do, create the people they create, and harm the people they harm. Most of western Europe shares his view that the “war against terror” being waged by President Bush will, while America tries to distinguish between “our dictators” and “their dictators”, lack all moral authority. Globalisation had become a topical subject by the time The New Rulers of the World was screened. Opprobrium from on high is their badge of honour.


Death of a Nation: Verso Books 10 May It makes the reader feel ridiculous for thinking otherwise about matters on Ingenious Rights, Iraq, refugees and other topics. Four well-written pieces, covering different parts of the world and periods worl modern history. Add the first question. I never really know about it before I read Pilger’s.