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Historically, most epidemics have spread geographically through two common forms of long-distance movement: trade and war. The timing, however, changed dramatically with the rise of capitalism.
What politics underlies the concept of “comradeship”? Is it a term that levels the playing field, or is it imposed from the top down?
The Trump administration and employers didn’t prioritize saving lives over saving money. Nurses did.
We must do everything that we can to create a new, just, equitable and ecologically regenerative economy. The question is: how?
Though the left has been sidelined in these protests, our role should neither be simply tailing the demands nor opposing them.
This pandemic, and the ruling class response to it, offers a clear and tragic illustration of the idea at the heart of Social Reproduction Theory.
An interview with Marxist economist Michael Roberts about COVID-19 and its likely impact on politics, consciousness, and struggle in the coming years.
The era of “there is no alternative” to capital’s rule is behind us, but what lies ahead?