Karl Marx described the concept of the alienation of the worker from the work he does. This process has evolved over the centuries from the practice of crafts and guilds to the current practice of assembly line work....
If you don't have a job, you don't have money. That's the truth for most people. A universal basic income was first proposed by Thomas Payne. It's still a good idea. So who is going to pay for it?
This article describes a dream of a possible future that includes Marshall Law and events leading to a post apocalyptic world that many might consider a nightmare.
Why does Marx hate capitalism anyway? This is the concept of primitive accumulation explained and then applied to the question of property relations in capitalist societies. All of this information comes from Marx's...
It's gotten a lot of play lately, especially as Switzerland mulls a referendum to give every citizen $2,800 monthly. But is it possible (or desirable) for everyone to get a check in the mail?
The term “income distribution” is a statistical concept. It shows how a nation’s total income is distributed among its population. The distribution may be equal or unequal, even or uneven. If unequal, there will...
A lucid argument can be made that we have never seen a truly Communist State as Marx envisioned it. What we see instead are Communist parties slipping into Socialism, Fascism, and despotism.
Most of us were taught the tenets of business and capitalism when we were fairly young. Most of us also believed it. However, time has demonstrated that capitalism isn’t exactly an ethical enterprise.
Guaranteed basic income for all is not a Utopian fantasy. The idea of has been around since Thomas Paine and the American Revolution, an idea endorsed by left and right economists and philosophers.
Why do some achieve so much fame, fortune and respect, while others who put in the same effort, or even double, triple the effort, are never recognized for their achievements?