In a wide-ranging interview with Truthout’s Geoffrey Millard, bestselling author and investigative journalist Naomi Klein discusses the catastrophic failures that have ensued from the free-market reforms that have spread throughout the world over the past few decades. Klein explains that the rise in “disaster capitalism” is also leading to an increase in worldwide violence that will only get worse. She refers to the issue as “The Shock Doctrine,” which is also the title of her groundbreaking new book.

VIDEO: Naomi Klein on the Shock Doctrine