The more things change, the more they stay the same. This short film  explains how the World Bank has facilitated the plunder of the world’s resources by the wealthy by ranking them on the ease of doing business. It’s a chilling reminder of the human cost of development and may change your notions of progress. This companion read from Jason Hickel sweats the details.

About this short:
Right now, millions of people are being thrown off their land because large corporations are being given special rights. The World Bank is driving this trend with its Doing Business rankings.

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