Category Archives: neo-liberalism

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 6.

A world upside down. The primary target for all the financial measures taken by pandemic-struck governments has been to provide aid to industry, commerce and banking. Such ‘largesse’ is not actually to save the ‘people’ but the existing economic ‘system’. … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Capitalism, capitalism, corona virus, Critique, neo-liberalism | Tagged | 1 Comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 5

After initially downplaying the combined contagion capability of Covid-19 and its conduit along the global supply chain, many governments, have started to rehearse a self-serving narrative. It is a narrative which will dominate contemporary and future discussions and evaluations of … Continue reading

Posted in corona virus, COVID - 19, Critique, neo-liberalism | Tagged , | Leave a comment

CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 3

Covid 19 and Capitalism. Viruses are an ancient life-form and they pre-date the capitalist mode of production by millions, if not billions of years. Yet viruses and capitalism do have something in common. A virus is a member of the … Continue reading

Posted in Critique, Ecological damage., neo-liberalism | Tagged , | Leave a comment

THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 2

Capitalism and health-care. In Corona Virus Pandemic – 1, it was briefly pointed out how global supply chains on the ‘just in time’ basis both extended the range of potential epidemics and accelerated the speed of their spread across the … Continue reading

Posted in Critique, Economics, neo-liberalism | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

BEGINNERS GUIDE 17.

On Co-operation. In guide 15, it was pointed out that in the 19th and 20th centuries, even the pro-capitalist elites were compelled to create numerous non-profit institutions and organisations. This was because private enterprises were not adequate vehicles for maintaining … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Capitalism, co-operation, Critique, Ecological damage., Economics, neo-liberalism | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

THE CORONA VIRUS PANDEMIC – 1.

There has been a lot of confusion concerning the latest corona virus to spread globally among the human population. Misinformation concerning (COVID -19) has been spread (like a virus itself) by ‘vectors’. The main vectors for the current epidemic of … Continue reading

Posted in capitalism, Critique, neo-liberalism | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

BEGINNERS GUIDE – 5.

On capitalist Colonialism and Imperialism. Undoubtedly, colonisation and Imperial conquest occurred during the ancient Persian, Greek and later Roman civilisations. It was nothing new. However, the modern versions of these socio-economic practices need to be understood within the evolution of … Continue reading

Posted in Anti-Capitalism, Critique, Ecological damage., neo-liberalism, Palestine, Revolutionary-Humanist theory | Leave a comment