Michael Hudson is a senior editor for the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists.
A former World Bank official says the bank shut down his efforts to defend rights of tribal group in Kenya.
Everything changed for Revan Pragustiawan one morning when a World Bank-backed company pulled up in heavy vehicles and order everyone to leave. The family and everyone else in their hamlet fled while their homes were flattened by bulldozers. What is the World Bank doing?
Dams, power plants, conservation programs and other World Bank-sponsored projects have pushed millions of people from their homes, lands and livelihoods.