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The Red and the Black

✑ SETH ACKERMAN | 8,365 words
‟Profit is the motor of capitalism. What would it be under socialism?

The Current Conflict In Spain Has A Lot to Do With Economic Failure

✑ MARK WEISBROT | 1,319 words
╱ Catalonia Special 
‟The number of people deemed to be at risk for poverty and social exclusion is at 27.9 percent.

Catalonia: A Democratic Opportunity

╱ Catalonia Special 
‟Spain cannot be reformed from the centre. A separate country is an opportunity to cope with unfettered capitalism.

Catalonia: The Problems and Errors of the Independence Movement

✑ VICENÇ NAVARRO | 2,824 words
╱ Catalonia Special
‟The Catalan working class is not in favour of independence, for several reasons.

The Demise of the Third World Agenda

✑ VIJAY PRASHAD | 1,459 words
‟An end to the case for a new international economic order.

How the USSR Radically Reduced Inequality, Even Among its Adversaries

✑ DAVID F. RUCCIO | 1,849 words
╱ October Revolution Centenary Special
‟The Red Century has clearly left its mark on the political economy of the West.

Puerto Rico: When It Rains, It Pours

✑ MICHAEL ROBERTS | 2,265 words
‟A small island exploited – all at the encouragement of foreign investment banks making huge fees.

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Globalization and the End of the Labor Aristocracy

✑ JAYATI GHOSH | 4,999 words
‟Imperialism is still very much alive and kicking.

What Should We Demand from Our Economy?

✑ ROBIN ERIC HAHNEL | 13,789 words
‟The criteria for comparing the desirability of economic systems are…

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