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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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Specter of Depression: Mattick’s Business as Usual

From the July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Specter of Depression: Mattick’s Business as Usual Business as Usual: The Economic Crisis and the Failure of Capitalism by Paul Mattick, Reaktion Books (London), 2011. Paul Mattick’s Business as Usual is … Continue reading

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Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt

This is the lead article from the new July-August 2012 issue of News & Letters: Spain, Greece, Europe: capitalist crisis and revolt by Franklin Dmitryev When the bailout of banks in Spain, the Eurozone’s fourth largest economy, was announced on … 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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New September-October 2011 issue of News & Letters now available online

New September-October issue of News & Letters now available online at http://newsandletters.org/issues/2011/Sep-Oct/index.asp News & Letters, Vol. 56, No. 5 September-October 2011 You may view this issue of News & Letters in pdf form here Lead Political spectacles cannot hide reality of … Continue reading

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