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  1. After Typhoon Haiyan: The true face of the capitalist state
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2013
    In times of disaster, the capitalist state shows its true face. In the Philippines, in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan, thousands are dead, bodies lie uncollected in the streets, tens of thousands of homes and buildings have been destroyed, and survivors are without food, water, shelter, medical care, or essential supplies. Meanwhile the police and the military are guarding stores "to prevent people from hauling off food, water" and other supplies.
  2. Bangladesh volunteers learn to make a life-or-death difference in a disaster
    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2015
    In the wake of the Rana Plaza collapse, civilians - often first on the scene of disasters in poorer countries - are being trained to support emergency teams.
  3. Neocon con game: First deprive public institutions of their ability to act, then blame them for not acting
    Margaret Wente's Chutzpah

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2005
    The neocon con game: first deprive public institutions of their ability to act, then blame them for not acting
  4. Support urgently needed for Haiti after 7.0 quake
    Sources News Release

    Resource Type: Article
    Published: 2010
    Canadian Feed The Children's community partners in the worst hit areas - urgent support needed

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