It’s time to take a fresh look at an old narrative. Join Margaret Simons, Antony Loewenstein, Damon Gameau, and Andrew Wear as they consider how we can communicate urgency to a jaded world and use innovative solutions and the power of story to effect real change.
Antony Loewenstein is a Jerusalem-based Australian journalist who has written for The New York Times, The Guardian, the BBC, The Washington Post, The Nation, Huffington Post, Haaretz, and many others. He is the author of Disaster Capitalism: making a killing out of catastrophe; the writer/co-producer of the associated documentary, Disaster Capitalism; and the co-director of an Al-Jazeera English film on the opioid drug tramadol. His books include Pills, Powder, and Smoke: inside the bloody war on drugs, My Israel Question, The Blogging Revolution, and Profits of Doom, and he is the co-editor of the books Left Turn and After Zionism, and is a contributor to For God’s Sake.
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