Naomi Klein

1970 - Today

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Naomi A. Klein (born May 8, 1970) is a Canadian author, social activist, and filmmaker known for her political analyses, support of ecofeminism, organized labour, left-wing politics and criticism of corporate globalization, fascism, ecofascism and capitalism. As of 2021 she is Associate Professor, and Professor of Climate Justice at the University of British Columbia, co-directing a Centre for Climate Justice.Klein first became known internationally for her alter-globalization book No Logo (1999). The Take (2004), a documentary film about Argentina's occupied factories, written by her and directed by her husband Avi Lewis, further increased her profile, while The Shock Doctrine (2007), a critical analysis of the history of neoliberal economics, solidified her standing as a prominent activist on the international stage. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Naomi Klein has received more than 1,854,335 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 39 in 2019). Naomi Klein is the 3,005th most popular writer (up from 3,647th in 2019), the 185th most popular biography from Canada (up from 247th in 2019) and the 10th most popular Canadian Writer.

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  • 41

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  • 6.20

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  • 3.46

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Among writers, Naomi Klein ranks 3,005 out of 5,794Before her are Maurice Scève, John Perkins, John Evelyn, Vince Gilligan, Fritz Reuter, and Kjeld Abell. After her are Francis Beaumont, Rémy Belleau, Tomas Venclova, Alexandros Papadiamantis, Cornelis de Bruijn, and Symeon of Polotsk.

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Among people born in 1970, Naomi Klein ranks 65Before her are Queen Latifah, Djalminha, Heather Graham, Alen Bokšić, Rick Hoffman, and Mehmet Scholl. After her are Paul Potts, Angelo Peruzzi, Jim Courier, Barry Pepper, Paul Thomas Anderson, and Mädchen Amick.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, Naomi Klein ranks 185 out of 1,130Before her are Louis Jolliet (1645), August Schellenberg (1936), Elisha Cuthbert (1982), David Shore (1959), Jordan Peterson (1962), and René Lévesque (1922). After her are Elliot Page (1987), Ethel Smith (1907), Florence Lawrence (1886), Peter North (1957), Hayden Christensen (1981), and Marie Dressler (1868).

Among WRITERS In Canada

Among writers born in Canada, Naomi Klein ranks 10Before her are Saul Bellow (1915), A. E. van Vogt (1912), Brian Tracy (1944), David Morrell (1943), Shulamith Firestone (1945), and David Shore (1959). After her are Gabrielle Roy (1909), Gordon R. Dickson (1923), Mordecai Richler (1931), Anne Hébert (1916), Robertson Davies (1913), and Grant Allen (1848).

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