Karl Marx Was Right: Workers Are Systematically Exploited Under Capitalism / by Ben Burgis

A young worker at a NestlĂ© factory. (NestlĂ©/Flickr) Even among Marx-friendly economists, the labor theory of value has fallen out of favor. But its technical validity is less important than the core message: workers are exploited because the value they create is undemocratically taken by capitalists. In 1865, Karl Marx filled out a questionnaire. WeContinue reading “Karl Marx Was Right: Workers Are Systematically Exploited Under Capitalism / by Ben Burgis”