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Yellow Hummer

 “The Milton Friedman Institute is going to be the academic equivalent of a big yellow Hummer parked in the middle of your beautiful campus: a $200 million dinosaur gone extinct before the paint is dry,” author Naomi Klein told a University of Chicago audience last week.

“The crash on Wall Street, I believe, should be for Friedmanism what the fall of the Berlin Wall was for authoritarian communism,” said the author of “Shock Doctrine.” Democracy Now has a transcript of the talk.

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