Power Politics

Arundhati Roy

we saw arundhati roy speak last month, with her cleverly titled Instant-Mix Imperial Democracy (Buy One, Get One Free). i expected nothing less than these eloquent essays about globalization and privatization of public assets in india. her writing is so engaging and accessible that it’s gratifying that she writes on these topics.

after the essay on the dam projects, it’s sad this week reading about the three gorges dam in china and the various effects it is already having.

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