11 Total Quotes

Naomi Klein Quotes

When Nike says, just do it, that's a message of empowerment. Why aren't the rest of us speaking to young people in a voice of inspiration?
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist

Terrorism doesn't just blow up buildings; it blasts every other issue off the political map. The spectre of terrorism - real and exaggerated - has become a shield of impunity, protecting governments around the world from scrutiny for their human rights abuses.
Naomi Klein
#Terrorism

Ads and logos are our shared global culture and language, and people are insisting on the right to use that language, to reformulate it in the way that artists and writers always do with cultural material,
Naomi Klein
#Culture

Ads and logos are our shared global culture and language, and people are insisting on the right to use that language, to reformulate it in the way that artists and writers always do with cultural material.
Naomi Klein
#Culture

Those looking for ideology in the White House should consider this: For the men who rule our world, rules are for other people.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist #Ideology

Politics hates a vacuum. If it isn't filled with hope, someone will fill it with fear.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist #Fear

We are looking to brands for poetry and for spirituality, because we're not getting those things from our communities or from each other.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist

The truly powerful feed ideology to the masses like fast food while they dine on the most rarified delicacy of all: impunity.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist

Africa is poor because its investors and its creditors are unspeakably rich.
Naomi Klein
#Canadian Journalist