Tens of Thousands Gather to Protest G-20 Summit in London (Video)

Posted: 1 April 2009 by Editors in International Affairs, Political Science
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Amy Goodman of DN! interviews Prof. Walden Bello on the G-20 Summit.

1 Apr 09 | Democracy Now!

“As Obama Arrives in London for G20, Tens of Thousands Gather to Protest in the Streets” (15:46):

President Obama is in London today ahead of the G20 summit, where world leaders are gathering to discuss the global economic crisis. Tens of thousands of protesters from around the world are gathering in London to demonstrate against the G20 talks and call for economic justice and environmental accountability. Several large demonstrations directed at the failed banking and financial sectors are expected today, April 1st, which some protest organizers are calling “Financial Fools Day.” We speak with Walden Bello of Focus on the Global South.

Walden Bello, senior analyst of Focus on the Global South and professor of sociology at the University of the Philippines.

Part One (10:16):

Part Two (5:40):

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