Tag: Capitalism

Select period from
to
Government of Denial: Crisis? What Crisis?
Editor's Сhoice
Government of Denial: Crisis? What Crisis?
May 15, 2019

Looking at the Conservative party as it is right now, it would be easy to believe they are of a different species, who speak a different language, who came from a different world – a different dimension even. Every day a new statistic of our failing nation feels more like the opening of festering wounds, the result of a banking-led crisis in 2008, itself the making of failed and weak politicians who caved into the lobbying practices of the most corrupt in corporate power. ‘Old Blighty’ now seems like a good term, for Britain is now so badly damaged, so blighted in almost every metric of well-being that society’s life-blood is literally draining away in front of our very eyes. And irrespective of your stance on the big issue of the day, Brexit is the result of politicians by the politicians but for the country, it is like Britain has had its throat slit.

Creeping Toward Tyranny
May 9, 2019

The corporate capitalists who hold real power view Trump as an embarrassment. They would prefer to put a more dignified face on the American empire, one like Biden who will do their bidding with the decorum of a traditional president. But they will work with Trump.

Creeping Toward Tyranny
Editor's Сhoice
Big Corporations Pay No Income Tax, Unlike You
Editor's Сhoice
Big Corporations Pay No Income Tax, Unlike You
May 5, 2019

Telling you that Donald Trump lied, or that the one percent continue to succeed in their incessant class warfare, ranks in the astonishment department with being told the Sun rose in the east this morning. Do we really need more evidence?

Wake Up, Capitalists! If the Oceans Die, so Does Your Global Economic Project
May 3, 2019

The very clever Homo sapiens find themselves in a race against time to stave off ultimate disaster unless some wunderbar biologist develops some newfangled technology to help save Capitalism, not to mention the planet.

Wake Up, Capitalists! If the Oceans Die, so Does Your Global Economic Project
Business
Sign up for
the Strategic
Culture Foundation
Newsletter
Tell Me, Who Really Owns America?
Editor's Сhoice
Tell Me, Who Really Owns America?
April 29, 2019

Ralph NADER  There was a time in the Depression of the 1930s when conservative thought sprang from the dire concrete reality of that terrible era, not from abstractions. They did not use the word “conservative” very often, preferring to call […]

Revealed: How the Tobacco and Fossil Fuel Industries Fund Disinformation Campaigns Around the World
February 25, 2019

Fossil fuel companies have a long history of adopting public relations strategies straight from the tobacco industry’s playbook. But a new analysis shows the two industries’ relationship goes much deeper — right down to funding the same organisations to do their dirty work.

Revealed: How the Tobacco and Fossil Fuel Industries Fund Disinformation Campaigns Around the World
Editor's Сhoice
Trump’s Attack on Socialism Is No Help to Capitalism
Editor's Сhoice
Trump’s Attack on Socialism Is No Help to Capitalism
February 15, 2019

Somehow most Americans don't feel enslaved by a program that ensures health care for the elderly. Will Wilkinson, vice president for research at the Niskanen Center in Washington, notes that "some of the freest countries in the world, and the most capitalist, have single-payer systems."

Trump Finds Re-Election Slogan – ‘Evil Socialism’
February 15, 2019

The continuing deterioration in social conditions for most Americans has resulted in an increased popular hostility towards corporate capitalism and Wall Street.

Trump Finds Re-Election Slogan – ‘Evil Socialism’
World
More