Naomi Klein shocks readers with doctrine

No Logo author speaks about rise of disaster capitalism

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

Naomi Klein

Anyone who knows author and journalist Naomi Klein can attest to her thirst for the truth.

As a Toronto youth, she was a self-proclaimed “mall rat” obsessed with labels and brands; at the age of 30, she became author of the anti-corporate document No Logo: Taking Aim at the Brand Bullies, a book that spawned protests against the World Bank, drew attention to unjust sweatshop practices and inspired a new outlook for our generation. (read more) a mecca of creative inspiration

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

Creative inspiration

NotCot Inc., a network of design sites, will fulfill your aesthetic cravings.

This “visual filtration of ideas, aesthetics and amusement” provides a global online community of design lovers and trendsetters with a daily source of inspiration; it’s impossible to predict what a person may find at NotCot. (read more)

Shocker: Britney Spears is still a bad mother, driver

A sad week for Kanye; Klum fulfills blonde jokes; Olsen twin gets infected

Thursday, November 22nd, 2007

Nicole Richie

• Everyone’s favourite twin/bag lady impersonator, Mary-Kate Olsen, has been hospitalized for a “kidney infection.” Like Lindsay Lohan’s favourite excuse “exhaustion,” a kidney infection may be Hollywood-speak for a drug overdose, alcohol poisoning or malnutrition from a starvation diet. (read more)


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