Protect Tenants From COVID-19 By Nationalizing Landlords’ Assets

By Phillip Mendonça-Vieira, Passage. -

With the economy grinding to a halt due to the social distancing measures and emergency lockdowns imposed in order to fight COVID-19, more than a million of Canadians have lost their jobs and are [...]

Socialist Healthcare Workers Tell Us How To Fight The Pandemic

By Mike Pappas, Left Voice. -

Capitalism has birthed a nightmare. Nearly two million people around the world have already fallen ill as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Hospitals like ours have been completely [...]

We Need To Nationalize Health Care Now!

By Maryam Alaniz and Juan Cruz Ferre, Left Voice. -

Plenty has been written about the critical condition of the healthcare system. The response to the pandemic has been faulty at best, and the resources mobilized are falling dramatically short of [...]

COVID-19 Lesson: The Free Market Failed Us

By Stan Sorscher, The Stand. -

Here is a lesson: for 40 years, we have accepted the premise that markets will solve all our problems, and we don’t need national strategies. We traded our industrial capacity and technical [...]

A History Of Nationalization In The United States: 1917-2009

By Thomas Hanna, -

Climate change is an unprecedented global social, political, and economic crisis. Without drastic action, the United States will likely experience rising sea levels that will regularly flood [...]

Time Has Come To Nationalize The US Fossil Fuel Industry

By Carla Santos Skandier, -

As we gear up for a war-type of mobilization to mitigate the climate crisis, a federal takeover of the oil, gas and coal industry should be on the table. No other generation understands better [...]

Nationalizing The Banks Is A Popular Demand, So Let’s Demand It

By Glen Ford, -

I’m honored to be among the folks that Paul Street invited to think with him about what an “authentic” left would look like in the United States. It’s something that many of us think about all [...]

Argument For Energy Nationalization

By Bruce Lesnick, -

When it comes to climate change (and other struggles), there is ample evidence that we won't be able to accomplish what is necessary under the current economic framework. But people are [...]