Month: October 2017

Lost in the forest

Fidel Castro once said: Marxism taught me what society was. I was like a blindfolded man in a forest, who doesn’t even know where north or south is. If you don’t eventually come to truly understand the history of the class struggle, or at least have a clear […]

Identity politics: a gift to the ruling class

The Left has been destroyed. Identity politics has taken its place. It takes a Paul Craig Roberts, not himself a leftist, to see this clearly: Once upon a time the leftwing of the political spectrum was committed to the advancement of the working class and its protection from […]

Capitalism is poison for the human spirit

Here is a good article on neoliberalism and mental health, although I would say “capitalism and the human spirit.” The basic point is that capitalism creates a world that tears down the human spirit at the same time it destroys human community. Spirit and community go together and […]