Anja Shortland on the real story behind Captain Phillips

Dr Anja Shortland, the leading expert on Somali pirates (and my co-author!), has written a great piece on the recent movie Captain Phillips, directed by Paul Greengrass and starring Tom Hanks and Barkhad Abdi. Dr Shortland links the film to her World Bank Report and the theory of Protection. She makes connections between 'mafias' and pirates's protectors. Here it is:

More trouble on the high seas: the real story behind Captain Phillips


"Un'analisi profonda"

Roberto Saviano, Repubblica

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