To prevent climate breakdown rich countries need to consume less.
It was the German philosopher and economist Karl Marx who said that “There must be something rotten at the very core of a social system which increases its wealth without diminishing its misery.” Today there […]
The wellbeing of a capitalist society depends on the endless accumulation of privately owned capital. This requires a replacement of input-minimising by output-maximising rationality. One result is a fiscal crisis of the state, due to […]
All the scenarios of this war have an unhappy ending. John Mearsheimer, the eminent political scientist who has warned for years that NATO’s Ukraine policy would lead to disaster, joins Aaron Maté to assess the […]