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CAPITALISM : a ghost story.

Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] HAYMARKET DOYMA, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"From the poisoned rivers, barren wells, and clear-cut forests, to the hundreds of thousands of farmers who have committed suicide to escape punishing debt, to the hundreds of millions of people who live on less than two dollars a day, there are ghosts nearly everywhere you look in India. India is a nation of 1.2 billion, but the country's 100 richest people own assets equivalent to one-fourth of India's gross

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: ARUNDHATI ROY
ISBN: 1642591130 9781642591132
OCLC Number: 1091697780
Contents: Preface: The president took the salute --
Capitalism: a ghost story --
I'd rather not be Anna --
Dead men talking --
Kashmir's fruits of discord --
A perfect day for democracy --
Consequences of hanging Afzal Guru --
Afterword: Speech to the people's university.


With anger and compassion, Roy exposes the sordid underbelly and dark inhumanity of capitalism in India and around the globe.  Read more...


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Capitalism feels like straight reportage from the front lines of a war. In every part of the world, the rich few keep getting richer on the backs of a population that continues to work harder and Read more...

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