We Can Solve The Climate Crisis!

By Tina Landis, Liberation News. -

Climate change is unfolding at an increasingly rapid rate with more severe droughts, storms, wildfires and floods impacting the globe. Yet, the capitalists continue to plunder the planet and [...]

Scheer Intelligence: Capitalism Killed The Rock-and-Roll Star

By Robert Scheer, ScheerPost.com. -

Jonathan Taplin may not be a household name, but he has been behind the scenes of some of the most influential moments in 20th century American music. As the description of Taplin’s latest book [...]

The Myth Of Black Buying Power Is Robbing Black People Of Their Power

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The myth of black buying power - that black people collectively hold trillions of dollars in wealth and that they could improve their economic status if only they 'spent their money more wisely' [...]

On Contact: Emergence Of The Global Police State

By Chris Hedges, RT. -

On the show this week, Chris Hedges discusses the emergence of the global police state with Professor William I. Robinson. Robinson’s new book, The Global Police State, uses shocking data to [...]

Kim Stanley Robinson’s ‘The Ministry For The Future’

By David Schwartzman, Washington Socialist. -

The Ministry for the Future (Orbit, 2020) is a magnificent novel but also an especially welcome resource for thinking about ecosocialist initiatives for a near-future global Green New Deal. Could [...]

Manifesto: Draft Proposal For The Founding Of The International Working Peoples Association, 1979

By Editors, Black Agenda Report. -

Lorenzo Kom’boa  Ervin is probably best known for Anarchism and the Black Revolution, a fifty-six page manifesto that was arguably the first work to systematically apply the principles and [...]

Money Is Made Up

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

Have you ever noticed how online capitalism cultists who condescendingly tell socialists they "just don't understand economics" are always unable to lucidly defend their own understanding of [...]

Carbon Offsets Offer A Fantasy Of Capitalism Without Crises

By Robert Watt, The Conversation. -

Governments, companies and sometimes entire sectors are increasingly proposing to use carbon offsets in response to the deepening climate crisis. In theory, offsetting allows organisations to [...]

We’re Hurtling Toward Global Suicide

By Ben Ehrenreich, New Republic. -

On January 13, one week before the inauguration of Joe Biden as the forty-sixth president of the United States and seven long days after the storming of the Capitol by an armed right-wing mob, it [...]

The Fight For Women’s Rights Is A Fight Against Capitalism

By Rachel Hagan, Tribune Magazine. -

International Women’s Day was founded after 15,000 women marched through New York City in 1908 to demand three things: better hours, better pay, and voting rights. In most of the world, the last [...]

Racial Capitalism And The Betrayal Of Haiti

By Yves Engler, Canadian Dimension. -

The day after his already paper-thin constitutional legitimacy completely eroded, Haitian President Jovenel Moïse gave significant amounts of the country’s land to a light-skinned tycoon working [...]

March 8: Day Of Revolutionary And Working Women, Not Queens And Exploiters

By Cecilia Zamudio, Resumen English. -

On the 8th of March, we commemorate working women, revolutionary women. Clara Zetkin, later a founder of the German Communist Party, proposed the commemoration in a conference of socialist women [...]

Capitalism And Political Violence At Home And Abroad

By Robert Urie, Counterpunch. -

Question: why do both conservative and liberal governments in the U.S. install right-wing governments abroad if ‘the U.S.’ opposes right-wing political violence? While right and left politics may [...]

Lee Camp: It’s Time For Major Wealth Redistribution

By Lee Camp, ScheerPost.com. -

It’s time for wealth redistribution. There, I said it.  I know it’s the third rail of politics, but I’m not running for a damn thing, which makes me free to speak the truth. (Well, I am [...]

The Fake Debate Over A Minimum Wage

By Richard D. Wolff, Counterpunch. -

Capitalism’s “conservative” defenders yet again oppose raising the minimum wage. They fought raising it in the past much as they tried to prevent the Fair Labor Standards Act (1938) that first [...]