Democracy and pluralism are not superior per se. When democracy loses the ability to hold serious discussions on serious issues, it provides a wide open flank for its opponents, who, like Donald Trump, intuitively see […]
American elites want magical technological fixes to climate change because they refuse to confront the truth that seriously addressing the problem would require limits to their own power and luxury. Read Here
In the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, Europe has lost control of its political destiny, economy, and environment Boaventura de Sousa Santos is the emeritus professor of sociology at the University of Coimbra […]
Craig Dalzell talks to Prof. Richard Murphy, accountant and tax expert, about the multiple economic crises crashing into the UK at the moment. They discuss the impact of the release from Covid lockdowns, the inflation […]
The ‘cost of living’ crisis has structural dimensions – the privatised essential services etc which has spawned profiteering at the expense of service quality and scope and has been a problem for several decades now. […]
Markets are useful institutions for capitalists to manipulate for profit Richard D. Wolff is professor of economics emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and a visiting professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs […]
Low river levels disrupt shipping, hike freight costs German economy could take additional hit – economists Barges only partially laden Disruption could hit coal power plants Read Here
The Bank of England is engineering a recession because it believes it will reduce inflation and weaken the spirits of the workers’ movement Read the article here.