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The new rulers of the world : a special report

Author: John Pilger; Alan Lowery; Carlton Television.
Publisher: Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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John Pilger looks at how globalization has increased the gap between the very rich and the very poor. In particular he looks at Indonesia as an example of how globalization and corrupt government has thrown millions of people into poverty and how multinational corporations support the abuse of these poor workers in sweatshops.
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Genre/Form: Documentary television programs
History
Public affairs
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Pilger; Alan Lowery; Carlton Television.
ISBN: 1560299169 9781560299165
OCLC Number: 49199005
Credits: Cinematographers, Preston Clothier, Jonathan Harrison; editor, Joe Frost; producer/director, Alan Lowery.
Description: 1 videocassette (53 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Responsibility: by John Pilger ; produced, written & presented by John Pilger ; a Carlton production.

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John Pilger looks at how globalization has increased the gap between the very rich and the very poor. In particular he looks at Indonesia as an example of how globalization and corrupt government has thrown millions of people into poverty and how multinational corporations support the abuse of these poor workers in sweatshops.

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The New Rulers of the World

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Contrary to the hype about the new global economy, this documentary describes the “Global Village” as a revamped “Divine Right of Kings” in which multinational corporations become wealthier while the world’s poor become poorer. General Motors is now worth more than the economy of Denmark;...
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