Capitalism

Capitalism Will Solve the Climate Problem

Skeptics try to deny the evidence of global warming, but businesses already are betting on clean energy.<p>Together, science and capitalism built the modern world. But across the political spectrum, both are under attack. If we are to solve our greatest challenges, including climate change, we have to …

Climate

Capitalism vs. Communism

“Capitalism and communism stand at opposite poles. Their essential difference is this: The communist seeing the rich man and his fine home says, “No …

Communism

Obama’s ‘inclusive capitalism’ is an imperialist myth | Sunday Independent

Barack Obama is indeed a great orator. His delivery of the sixteenth Nelson Mandela Annual Lecture was a marvel to witness at close range.<br>Although he …

Globalization

Riley talks about racial message in ‘Sorry to Bother You’

Rapper Boots Riley is the writer and director of “Sorry To Bother You,” a new film taking on race, class, capitalism and power through comedy. Riley …

Poverty

Saftu summit grabs capitalism by the horns

Related Links<p>The South African Federation of Trade Unions (Saftu) is hellbent on advancing socialism as it pushes back against capitalism.<p>At its …

South Africa

Burberry Is Burning Its Own Clothes, Because Capitalism

British luxury fashion house Burberry intentionally destroyed more than $36 million worth of its own products in the past year alone, the <i>Guardian</i> …

Clothing

India cannot adopt foreign capitalism model: NITI Aayog Vice-Chairman

Inclusiveness is the way forward, says Rajiv Kumar

India

A Rebel's Rant

Overview<p>A Rebel's Rant by Daffi Delvo<p>The share of America's wealthiest has grown, while 80 percent of America's citizens increasingly struggle with …

Barnes & Noble

Lehman Brothers, Lauren Greenfield and how capitalism turned sour | Financial Times

Lehman Brothers

Attitude in America: How a Forgotten Main Street Is Influencing Our Economy

The 2016 presidential election saw the rise of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders - a political backlash brought on by “main street” America feeling …

Bernie Sanders

MSNBC Worried Americans Might Think Capitalism ‘Is Working For Them’

5:11 PM 07/19/2018<p>During a fawning Thursday segment with Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren, MSNBC hosts Ali Velshi and Stephanie Ruhle worried …

Conservative View

I’m a capitalist, you idiot – and if you value freedom, you are too

I was asked on a podcast this week if capitalism and communism can co-exist.<p>The short answer is, yes: capitalism has created wealthy, liberal and …

Business (UK)

Burberry torches £28.6m worth of unsold inventory to keep prices high

In 2017, luxury fashion company Burberry set fire to £28.6m worth of unsold gear, bringing the five-year immolation tally to more than £90m; the …

Luxury Lifestyle

This Is How Steve Bannon Sees The Entire World

Mandel Ngan / AFP / Getty Images<p><i>Donald Trump’s newly named chief strategist and senior counselor Steve Bannon laid out his global nationalist vision</i> …

Middle-class

India needs to adopt a model of capitalism that is compassionate: NITI Aayog Vice Chairman Rajiv Kumar

The model must have to play to strengths which are that of innovation, entrepreneurship and a large domestic market, Kumar said.

NITI Aayog

LURCHING LEFT: Sen. Warren Says FREE MARKET Leads to Poor People ‘EATING DIRT’

1 hour ago<p>LURCHING LEFT: Sen. Warren Says FREE MARKET Leads to Poor People ‘EATING DIRT’<p>Sen. Elizabeth Warren joined liberal superstar Alexandria …

Sean Hannity

Booked: The End of an Illusion

<i>Booked is a series of interviews about new books, hosted by</i> Dissent <i>editors. For this edition, co-editor Timothy Shenk spoke with Fred Block, author …

Liberal View

Billionaire Druckenmiller: “Can we try capitalism? Real capitalism. Give it a chance”

Over the weekend I came across a recent speech given by hedge fund billionaire Stanley Druckenmiller that really lays out the pitiful state of free …

Economics

Losing religion can be seriously good for your wealth

Religion

What Is Late Stage Capitalism and Why Is It Trending Today?

Late stage capitalism is a popular phrase that targets the hypocrisy and irrationality of capitalism as it digs its own grave. Social media website …

Hurricane Maria

The Capitalism/Racism Partnership

In the wake of W.E.B. DuBois ’s 150th birthday, his works offer a lens through which to assess US capitalism’s relationship to racism today. He …

Liberal View

AEI President Arthur Brooks: “Disagreeing With Each Other Shouldn’t Lead To Hating Each Other”

<b>AEI President, Beth and Ravenel Curry Scholar in Free Enterprise</b> <b>and host of The Arthur Brooks Show. Arthur Brooks joined Fox News Radio's Guy Benson to discuss his new podcast, The Arthur Brooks Show, and the importance of "disagreeing better."</b><p><b>On his new podcast, The Arthur Brooks Show:</b> This …

Pew Research Center

Marxist World

After nearly every economic downturn, voices appear suggesting that Marx was right to predict that the system would eventually destroy itself. Today, …

Economics

Taming Capitalism before its Triumph

Oxford University Press

Boots Riley on How “Sorry to Bother You” Slams Capitalism & Offers Solutions

Capitalism

SOCIALIST SLAM: Liberal Superstar TRASHES ‘Wild West’ Capitalism

1 hour ago<p>SOCIALIST SLAM: Liberal Superstar TRASHES ‘Wild West’ Capitalism<p>New York Democratic socialist candidate Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez continued …

Sean Hannity

I Love Capitalism!: An American Story

Overview<p>I Love Capitalism!: An American Story by Ken Langone<p><b>New York Times Bestseller</b><p><b>Iconoclastic entrepreneur and New York legend Ken Langone tells</b> …

Barnes & Noble

Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Says Capitalism Will ‘Not Always Exist’

3:10 PM 07/16/2018<p>Socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is the new darling of the Democratic party. In a recent interview, however, the upstart politico …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Economic Update: Labor VS Capitalism

This week with Rick Wolff: Updates on Left victory in Mexico’s election; SCOTUS’s Janus decision; Trump’s Foxconn fakery in Wisconsin; the GOP’s …

Liberal View

Are music festivals suited for everyone?, Gentrification vs Capitalism & U.K. youth football system

Music Festivals