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Capitalism’s political and economic degeneracy

Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2014-2015. III. Capitalism’s political and economic degeneracy. A. Karl Marx haunts capitalism’s stagnation. B. The race toward climate chaos. Continue reading

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Paths of destruction

From the May-June 2012 issue of News & Letters: Draft for Marxist-Humanist Perspectives, 2012-2013 (continued from Part II) III. Paths of destruction A. From war to war to war War is one of the rulers’ most potent counter-revolutionary weapons when … Continue reading

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Permanent army of the unemployed

From the September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Permanent army of the unemployed Detroit–The unemployment crisis is reaching far into the future. Whereas many government and private economists have been predicting that the economy will pick up in the … Continue reading

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From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya: Deep recession, rate of profit and the supreme commodity, labor power

From the new September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: From the Writings of Raya Dunayevskaya Deep recession, rate of profit and the supreme commodity, labor power Editor’s note: Written in the midst of the last double-dip recession in the … Continue reading

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Political spectacles cannot hide reality of deranged capitalism

From the new September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters: Lead Political spectacles cannot hide reality of deranged capitalism by Ron Kelch At the end of a months-long political spectacle in Washington–manufactured over irrelevancies concerning what should have been a … Continue reading

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