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"COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption to the world economy, shining a harsh light on the frailties of global capitalism. But there won’t be a progressive paradigm shift coming out of the crisis without a dramatic upsurge of _...Read More_
"COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption to the world economy, shining a harsh light on the frailties of global capitalism. But there won’t be a progressive paradigm shift coming out of the crisis without a dramatic upsurge of _...Read More_
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"Former Bank of England governor Mark Carney offers an explanation—but refuses to name the guilty parties"
"Former Bank of England governor Mark Carney offers an explanation—but refuses to name the guilty parties"
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"Occasionally, financial speculation fastens onto transformational technologies that have the potential to create a genuinely new economy."
"Occasionally, financial speculation fastens onto transformational technologies that have the potential to create a genuinely new economy."
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>"The New York Times is right that slavery made a major contribution to capitalist development in the United States — just not in the way they imagine."
>"The New York Times is right that slavery made a major contribution to capitalist development in the United States — just not in the way they imagine."
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"AOC has a degree in economics. But her latest viral argument once again proves that she does NOT understand how capitalism works."
"AOC has a degree in economics. But her latest viral argument once again proves that she does NOT understand how capitalism works."
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"More than two decades of corruption and misgovernment have led to crisis."
"More than two decades of corruption and misgovernment have led to crisis."
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24.3
"Let me be clear: capitalism without competition isn’t capitalism. It’s exploitation.”, US President Biden tweeted when signing an executive order to expand competition across the economy and crack down on monopolistic practices, describing _...Read More_
"Let me be clear: capitalism without competition isn’t capitalism. It’s exploitation.”, US President Biden tweeted when signing an executive order to expand competition across the economy and crack down on monopolistic practices, describing _...Read More_
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"Reciprocal altruists, whether human or ape, reward those who cooperate with others and punish those who defect. A commons works the same way."
"Reciprocal altruists, whether human or ape, reward those who cooperate with others and punish those who defect. A commons works the same way."
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75.8
"Now is not the time for rocket men to abandon spaceship Earth."
"Now is not the time for rocket men to abandon spaceship Earth."
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"The wealth gap neither can, nor should, be entirely eliminated; but the United States could aim for a more equitable distribution."
"The wealth gap neither can, nor should, be entirely eliminated; but the United States could aim for a more equitable distribution."
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"Inflation, tax, and much, much more fun."
"Inflation, tax, and much, much more fun."
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“Our system is called capitalism. It’s designed to optimize for long-term growth of capital. When people wonder, ‘Well, are capital owners advantaged over labor?,’ it ain’t called laborism.”
“Our system is called capitalism. It’s designed to optimize for long-term growth of capital. When people wonder, ‘Well, are capital owners advantaged over labor?,’ it ain’t called laborism.”
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"Former president Donald Trump gave diminishing lip service to (or just ignored) neoliberal orthodoxy to push for and get massive government interventions"
"Former president Donald Trump gave diminishing lip service to (or just ignored) neoliberal orthodoxy to push for and get massive government interventions"
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"The new approach takes a much broader view of the ills of business concentration."
"The new approach takes a much broader view of the ills of business concentration."