With mass unemployment on the cards, many are comparing the current crisis to the Great Depression of the 1930s. There are many lessons from studying the period of the Great Depression.
Economic catastrophe, disease, and government incompetence has devastated the working class. In the wake of the unprecedented surge in unemployment claims, this safety net has been exposed as a system design to fail.
Around the world, the pandemic and the accompanying economic slump expose capitalism’s sickness and confirm its inability to deal with these systemic catastrophes.
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Tune in at 7PM ET this Saturday, September 19 for the next Socialist Revolution livestream! The US population faces a coming wave of evictions unlike anything since the Great Depression. How can we fight this?
The Brazilian section of the IMT has faced an online attack from an anonymous individual in an attempt to silence our revolutionary ideas. We send our full support and solidarity.