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Philosopher Slavoj Zizek on the crisis of capitalism

Slavoj Zizek has been called the world's most famous Marxist and is one of the most important living philosophers. His latest book, Living in The End Times, examines the crisis of capitalism.

He spoke to Newsnight's Gavin Esler.

Broadcast on Wednesday 7 July 2010.


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