Anti Globalisation Demonstration In Prague At International Meeting With IMF , W ...
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Description: Anti globalisation demonstration in Prague at international meeting with IMF , World Bank & major industrial nations Sept 26 2000 . Pete More , United States , professor in genetics , ( 51 ) , picture taken in Prague street " You know what really pisses me off All citybuses accessible for handicapped people are reserved for IMF delegates ! How arrogant can you get ! Im busting my ass on these medieval cobblestones . Thirteen years ago I had some pain in my spinal cord . My health maintenance service didnt want to send me to a specialist . Three weeks later I was paralyzed . After years of battle they recently gave me some compensation . Its sort of ironical ; they are paying for my protest against them and their kind of corporations . We are living in a world where money has become more important than human life . Im against that , everybody should be . Thats why I came to Prague , to give a signal . For years Ive felt like I was the only one critizing the power of large companies and the negative effects of globalisation , but over here very different people have common ideas . And I will tell you this : everyday more and more people are starting to think the same way . Were winning