Neoliberalism Drives Climate Breakdown, Not Human Nature

By ALex Randell, Opendemocracy.net -

Attempts by the New York Times to blame humanity as a whole for climate change let the real culprits off the hook. Many zoos have an exhibit like this: a wall with a hatch, and under the hatch [...]

Ecuador Bows To US And IMF, Entering New Neoliberal Era

By Elliott Gabriel, Mintpressnews.com -

QUITO, ECUADOR – Ecuador’s passionate re-embrace of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) offers one of the clearest and most dramatic signs that the country’s leadership is dead-set on shedding [...]

The Search For A New Politics

By Cliff DuRand, Truthout. -

For the last four decades, political discourse has been dominated by the ideas of neoliberalism. This ideology has been promoted by elites to direct public policy not only in the US, but [...]

The Death Of Neoliberalism Is An Opportunity To Birth A New System

By Cliff DuRand, Truthout -

Today in the US, as well as globally, we find ourselves in multiple reinforcing crises. There is a crisis of legitimacy in established institutions ranging from Congress, the presidency and the [...]

How India’s Neoliberal Policies Killed 250,000, Birthed Modern Farmers’ Uprising

By Manmeet Sahni, Telesurtv.net -

In March, for weeks, tens of thousands of Indian farmers rallied, under the red flag, meeting in several cities to list their agenda and demands for the government to implement peasant-friendly [...]

In The Ruins Of The Present

By Vijay Prashad, Thetricontinental.org -

In the Ruins of the Present traces the challenges posed by globalization and what these challenges produce for our society. The first attempt to address the problems of globalization was [...]

Brazil: World Social Forum Kicks-off With ‘Resistance’ March

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

This year's World Social Forum will debate and define new alternatives and strategies to confront neoliberalism, anti-democratic coups and genocides. Thousands of people took to the streets [...]

Ta-Nehisi Coates: Neoliberal Face Of Black Freedom Struggle

By Cornel West -

The disagreement between Coates and me is clear: his view of black America is narrow and dangerously misleading. Ta-Nehisi Coates’ We Were Eight Years in Power, a book about Barack Obama’s [...]

Anti-Government Popular Uprising Continues to Grow in Haiti

By Kim Ives, haitiliberte.com -

By Kim Ives for Haiti Liberty. Massive, raucous demonstrations, sometime several times a week, have rocked Haiti’s capital, Port-au-Prince, and other provincial cities over the past two months [...]

NAFTA’s Neoliberal Foundations Need To Be Dismantled From The Left

By Jeff Schuhrke, www.inthesetimes.com -

By Jeff Schuhrke for In These Times - Rejecting both economic nationalism and free-market fundamentalism, workers across North America are building transnational solidarity and demanding labor [...]

We Need New Political Story To Replace Neoliberalism

By Mark Karlin, www.truth-out.org -

By Mark Karlin for Truthout - Starting with the formation by Friedrich Hayek and others of the Mont Pelerin Society in 1947, the neoliberals, with sponsorship from some very rich backers, built a [...]

Newsletter – Mobilize For System Change

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, www.popularresistance.org -

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese. Decades of neo-liberal economic policies in the United States and debt, which is required by the bottom 90% to survive, have fanned political unrest and the [...]

The Political Economy Of Obama/Trump

By Richard D. Wolff, www.counterpunch.org -

By Richard D. Wolff for Counter Punch. US capitalism is again careening down blind alleys. Earlier it had crashed into the Great Depression from 1929 to 1933 before lurching into the New Deal. [...]

Newsletter – No #NAFTA2, Yes To Trade For People & Planet

By Daniel Cooper Bermudez. The Trump administration is renegotiating the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) with Canada and Mexico in secret, just as President Obama did with the TPP. [...]

Radical Municipalism: The Future We Deserve

By Debbie Bookchin, www.roarmag.org -

By Debbie Bookchin for ROAR Magazine - I am the daughter of two longtime municipalists. My mother, Beatrice Bookchin, ran for city council of Burlington, Vermont thirty years ago, in 1987, on an [...]