Richard Wolff: On Bernie Sanders and Socialism

Today on The Laura Flanders Show – is socialism still an American taboo? Not so much says Prof. Richard Wolff, host of a hit podcast on the subject. Then – nor was it ever, says Nation columnist John Nichols author of The “S” Word. And an F Word from me Continue Reading

Economist Richard Wolff on ‘Communism’ & ‘Capitalism’ As Universal Terms

joining us today is Richard both he is professor emeritus of economics at my alma mater the University of Massachusetts currently a visiting professor at The New School University in New York City professor I wanted to talk you about this idea of capitalism as a well as one single Continue Reading

Capitalism and Free Market Documentary

The breakdown of Communism in the late 1980s and 1990S appeared to confirm what numerous individuals have since quite a while ago trusted: that capitalism is the regular state of humankind, that it conforms to the laws of nature and essential human slants, and that any deviation from those normal Continue Reading

Jacques Ellul, The Technological Society: Technique, Both Left and Right (Ch 1)

okay I’m on to chapter 1 of Jacques Ellul the technological society probably the hardest thing about this book is really having a complete grasp of what the rule means by technique notice that he doesn’t use the word technology but technique and from Chapter one right away we learn Continue Reading

Liberal or Conservative, or something else?

hello today we’re going to be going over the difference in political affiliations we’re going to be looking at why Barack Obama is a Noodle and why Donald Trump is in fact a communication no hello I’m Matt dumb and this is jackwagon we’re we’re a hundred percent guaranteed to Continue Reading

Poverty isn’t a lack of character; it’s a lack of cash | Rutger Bregman

I’d like to start with a simple question: Why do the poor make so many poor decisions? I know it’s a harsh question, but take a look at the data. The poor borrow more, save less, smoke more, exercise less, drink more and eat less healthfully. Why? Well, the standard Continue Reading

As the Rich Get Richer, the Poor Get Richer

“The rich are getting richer and the poor are getting poorer.” “The top one per cent of people on the planet have half the wealth.” “Western corporations are plundering developing countries.” “Capitalism is on its last legs.” Really? The truth is that global inequality is tumbling. Yes, the rich are Continue Reading

Communist Spies try to Shut me Down!

put in a book with no dizzy a little you hear you brother see here the oil or Somali they kept our boom-boom and I see the to the Superdome PI over two is one Oh Tillie aroma yeah nigga mana mean is Nene got away Zuma to the grading Continue Reading

The Cooperative Dairy

hi this is a video in response to a conversation on Twitter but separate from it because that would be inserting the ‘race card’ upside down (bad comparison) because it (this poem) tackles all sorts, erm, comparing white supremacy to neoliberalism: basically it’s a defense of my worldview (!!) in Continue Reading