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Anti Capitalism

Reality Check for Democrats: Would Martin Luther King Be Supporting Bernie?

Jeff Cohen | Posted 02.11.2016 | Politics
Jeff Cohen

The reality is that King himself supported democratic socialism -- and that civil rights activists and socialists have walked arm-in-arm for more than a century. The same news outlets that omit such facts keep telling us that the mass of African-American voters in South Carolina and elsewhere are diehard devotees of Hillary (and Bill) Clinton.

7 Steps to Hand-wash Laundry and Challenge the Capitalist Patriarchy

Lucas Spangher | Posted 12.11.2014 | Impact
Lucas Spangher

Separate the underwear and socks from the shirts and pants, and soak in separate buckets of water Our job starts with a highly baptismal process. Th...

5 Causes That MLK Fought For Beyond Civil Rights

Posted 01.15.2015 | Black Voices

One doesn’t have their very own national holiday and 900 streets named after them unless they are truly deserving. Nor does Gallup name you the seco...

Climate Change Fail

Dennis Trainor | Posted 01.25.2014 | Green
Dennis Trainor

In what should be another colossal embarrassment for the United States -- recently leaked internal documents show how little our government is prepared to take responsibility for the damage done by climate change.

Chavez Draws on Age-Old Smears to Hold on to Power

David Boaz | Posted 04.17.2012 | World
David Boaz

German democrats used to say that "anti-semitism is the socialism of fools." Now in many countries we could say that anti-Americanism is the new anti-semitism. They're often found in tandem.

Iceberg Economies and Shadow Selves: Further Adventures in the Territories of Hope

Rebecca Solnit | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Rebecca Solnit

Who wouldn't agree that our society is capitalistic, based on competition and selfishness? As it happens, however, huge areas of our lives are also based on gift economies, barter, mutual aid, and giving without hope of return.