Blackout in Puerto Rico & The Battle for Paradise

Feb 20th, 2019 1:00 pm
Film & Discussion
70 pesos
Discussion with Rosario Betsaida and Dr David Stea

PBS’s Frontline video about Hurricane Maria “Blackout in Puerto Rico” gives us a look at economic and institutional conditions preceding Maria and what happened in the few months afterwards. In "The Battle for Paradise," Naomi Klein, noted critic of neoliberal economics, describes the opportunism occasioned by natural disasters that are characteristic of neoliberalism.

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