Thursday, 23 November , 2017

Capitalism

Socialism, Land and Banking

2017 compared to 1917 By Michael Hudson October 19, 2017 Socialism a century ago seemed to be the wave of the future. There were various schools of...

Imperialist Anti-Capitalism?

By Radhika Desai   Abstract: The Russian Revolution broke out amidst a world war between imperial countries and a critical part of its legacy lies in...

Raymond Challinor:Hitler’s Backbone was German Big Business

I think that Ian Kershaw’s biography of Hitler is the best so far to appear, but I am far from being as enthusiastic about...

To the Brink of Nuclear War

America’s “Open Door Policy” May Have Led Us to the Brink of Nuclear Annihilation by Joseph Essertier “Neither a man nor a crowd nor a nation...

Human Anxiety in Late-Stage Capitalism

Superficial explanations for today’s social anxiety and political discontent miss the underlying reality: the crisis of late-stage capitalism in its frantic death throes, explains...

Capitalism, the State and the Drowning of America

by Ted Steinberg As Hurricane Harvey lashed Texas, Naomi Klein wasted no time in diagnosing the “real root causes” behind the disaster, indicting “climate pollution,...

Chronicle of a Flood Foretold

By Jeffrey St. Clair Houston didn’t need to be warned. The city had already been sunk by four major hurricanes, each less powerful than Harvey,...

Capital at 150: History in Capital and Capital in History

By Radhika Desai Karl Marx, Capital, Volume 1. London: Penguin and New Left Books, Translated by Ben Fowkes, with an introduction by Ernest Mandel. ‘Marx was the...

Imperialism Is Alive and Kicking: A Marxist Analysis of Neoliberal Capitalism

By C.J. Polychroniou, Truthout | Interview The concept of imperialism has fallen out of the political lexicon of many leftists in the West, with...

It is imperative to construct a 5th International of workers and...

1 For the last thirty years the world system has undergone an extreme centralization of power in all its dimensions, local and international, economic and...