# Reply To: RIP David Cornwell, who wrote under the name “John Le Carré”

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Matthieu

Thanks for the post, N,
Thanks for your dedication, Mr Murray in reporting on the Assange trial. (I have just ordered “Sykunder Burnes”).

It seems to all come together in these troubled times…

We seem to be in the middle of “The Shock Doctrine” as laid out by Naomi Klein (2007). I pulled it out of my bookshelf again some weeks ago. One comment on the cover of the book: “Impassioned, hugely informative, wonderfully controversial, and scary as hell”. Yes, it was by John Le Carré…

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