The following is the slideshow I used for my presentation as Research Associate of the Trauma and Global Health Program, at the Global Health Research Initiative: Teasdale-Corti Program Symposium “Innovations in Global Health Research” – Global Social Justice and the Social Determinants of Health: Setting the Course for the Future, which took place in Ottawa on October 1-3, 2012:
Author: Slavoj Zizek
October 4th, 2011
Traducción al español aquí.
We are all losers, but the true losers are down there on Wall Street. They were bailed out by billions of our money. We are called socialists, but here there is always socialism for the rich. They say we don’t respect private property, but in the 2008 financial crash-down more hard-earned private property was destroyed than if all of us here were to be destroying it night and day for weeks. They tell you we are dreamers. The true dreamers are those who think things can go on indefinitely the way they are. We are not dreamers. We are the awakening from a dream that is turning into a nightmare. (más…)