Marxism

7.27.18

So, What Actually Is Communism Then?

Since it's in the media, we took a look at what it actually is.

5.4.18

Karl Marx Has Never Been More Relevant

And would you look at that – it's his 200th birthday this weekend.

9.15.17

Stereolab's 'Dots and Loops' Is the Jazziest Anti-Capitalist Manifesto 20 Years On

'Dots and Loops' remains the experimental pop band's most sonically accessible and politically important record.

4.17.17

What It's Like to Join a Revolution as a Five-Year-Old

Peter Andreas's memoir 'Rebel Mother' relates an incredible childhood of communes and coups across the US and Latin America.

12.13.16

Marxist Vegan Restaurant in Michigan Closes for Predictably Marxist Reasons

Unfortunately for Grand Rapids' Garden Diner & Cafe, refusing to be a traditional business proved to not be very good for, uh, business.

5.13.16

A Greek Tragedy: Talking Syriza and the Future of Europe with Yanis Varoufakis

We meet the emerging rock star of the anti-austerity movement.

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11.18.15

What Life Will Look Like After the Robots Steal All Our Jobs

Most people hate their jobs anyway. Why not kick your feet up and let a robot do it for you?

4.29.15

The Man Who Says He Knows the Truth About America's Economic Stranglehold on the World

We talked to Matt Kennard, author of The Racket, a new book that investigates how the US government, its banks and its intelligence agencies enforce a very covert and modern type of imperialism.

4.18.15

Predicting the Digital Apocalypse: An Interview with Douglas Coupland

How Eric Hobsbawm and Marshall McLuhan influenced Doug's latest non-fiction work, The Age of Earthquakes.

10.9.14

Is Colombia's 50-Year-Old Marxist Guerrilla Insurgency Finally Ending?

The future of the peasant underclass is still murky.

4.1.14

The FBI's Failed Two-Year Campaign Against a Group of Nonviolent Activists in the Midwest

Nearly two dozen people were hauled before a grand jury because an undercover FBI agent said they were talking about revolution.

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