Deadly Flooding in New York Exposes the Capitalist State’s Neglect

Like Hurricanes Katrina and Sandy, Ida has once again revealed the catastrophic effects of capitalism’s prioritization of profits over people.

The Fallout from Hurricane Ida: A Letter from New Orleans

We received the following letter from one of our comrades in New Orleans who is experiencing first hand the devastation in the aftermath of Hurricane Ida.

The Bankruptcy of Puerto Rican Capitalism

Capitalism and climate change have pulverized Puerto Rico.

Seven Years Since Hurricane Katrina

Seven years ago today, hurricane Katrina crashed into the US Gulf Coast. Seven years later, devastation, poverty, racism, and exploitation continue to hammer the workers of Louisiana.

One Year Since Katrina: the Disaster Continues

Exactly one year ago, Hurricane Katrina swept away levees, homes, communities, memories, and 1,577 lives. Katrina and its aftermath also swept away the illusions of millions in the US and around the world.

The New Orleans Disaster: the Real Face of “Capitalism of the 21st Century”

As disaster hits Texas, we republish our article on Katrina, which struck exactly 12 years ago.