Democracy Now! – 7/8/09 – World Leaders and Protesters Gather in Italy for G-8 (part 1 of 1)
World Leaders, Protesters Gather in Italy for G-8; Global Financial Crisis & Climate Change Top Agenda President Obama arrived in Italy from Moscow this morning where leaders from eight of the worlds richest nations are gathering in the town of LAquila, for the annual Group of Eight summit. The three-day meeting is expected see high-level talks on the global economic crisis, climate change, food security and Iran. Protesters are also gathering for the G-8. We speak with Loretta Napoleoni, author of Rogue Economics: Capitalisms New Reality.