Dystopian capitalism factory
The Fight Against Dystopian Capitalism

We’re subjected to a daily parade of gruesome examples of how the bony hand of capitalism, in its period of senile decay, threatens to pull humanity into an abyss of barbarism.

Stop ICE Rally in San Francisco
Technical Labor and the Struggle Against Borders

A new wave of labor actions by white-collar workers threatens the tech industry’s deep ties to the highly profitable defense and deportation industries.

California Camp Fire
The Camp Fire and the Disaster of Capitalism

The town of Paradise has been effectively wiped off the map by the deadliest and most destructive fire in state history.

Musk's Boring Company Tunnel
Elon Musk’s Plan to Pour One Billion Dollars Down a Hole

Like all other problems under capitalism, “soul-destroying traffic” can’t be solved by another round of capitalist development.

St. Louis West Lake Landfill
Radioactive St. Louis Landfill Threatens Millions

If the working class doesn’t take control over the management of energy and the environment, it may soon be a case of “socialism or extinction.”

Alibaba and Amazon: The Creative Potential of the Bourgeois is Spent

Only the working class can build a globally connected network of production, distribution, and exchange, based on solidarity and human need.

Why Elon Musk Can’t Save Humanity

Though his fan base sees him as a superstar entrepreneur, Musk’s pessimistic worldview reflects capitalism’s historical impasse.

Social Media Under Capitalism: Addictive, Manipulative, and Alienating

The profit motive is ultimately responsible for the addictive nature of internet technologies.

Cambridge Analytica Holds a Mirror up to the Mainstream Media

Facebook’s selling of personal data for political campaigns raised an outcry in the media. But these dirty tricks and murky advertising are nothing new.

"Lost Connections" Review: The Material Basis of Depression

The only way to ensure that people are not alienated from the world around them is to give them genuine control over their lives.

Tech Workers of the World, Unite!

The problem of tech capital’s increasing dominance over our lives can only be solved through the overthrow of the capitalist system by the organized working class.

Profits before people: Capitalists Abandon Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s Research

Pfizer’s decision to abandon research on Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s reflects the high-risk, low-reward nature of work on such diseases from a capitalist perspective.