The Murderous Nexus of Capitalist Profit and Pollution

On October 19, The Lancet reported that nine million premature deaths were caused by pollution-related disease in 2015—16% of deaths worldwide.

Amazon’s Menace to the Working Class

Having dominated the concentration of production in Seattle—occupying a fifth of the city’s total office space—the world’s largest internet retailer seeks another city to colonize.

Why Were the Hurricanes So Disastrous?

Two hurricanes have crashed into the Southeast in the last two weeks, and, as always, the poorest have been hit the hardest.

The Simmering Revolution in Evolution

In archaeology, new evidence and the resulting explanations have come to resemble the conclusions that Marxists reached long ago in explaining how dialectical materialism corresponds to the natural world.

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Trump Vows to Leave the Paris Accord

The US is drifting further towards protectionism, and abandoning its role as the guarantor of free trade on a world scale.

EPA on the Chopping Block

The EPA is only the latest casualty in Trump’s steamrolling of the working class, science, and the environment.

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The Crisis of American Healthcare

The fundamental problem with US healthcare is simple: it is a for-profit system, not a healthcare system.

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Climate Change Changes California

When it comes to the richest state in the union, all capitalism can offer is patchwork reforms that are designed to fail. We need better to combat climate change – we need socialism.

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Capitalism’s $1.3 Trillion Unicorn Problem

It is said that a man standing on the edge of a cliff does not reason. Today’s global economy is full of cliffs, one of the steepest being the Silicon Valley tech sector, and the […]

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Capitalism Pushes Climate Change to New Levels

The rise in CO2 levels will result in a drastic decline or extinction of two-thirds of all plants and animals on the planet. 

Zika Virus: Capitalism's Infectious Horror Without End

As of April 2016, there have been 700 confirmed cases related to the Zika Virus in the United States.

Flint Poisoned: Capitalism’s New Normalcy

Over 25 years after Michael Moore’s film Roger and Me depicted the devastation of Flint after the collapse of the local auto industry, the city has become the poster child for something that “isn’t supposed to happen here.” 

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