Double Standards and Inhumanity of Capitalism / by Prabhat Patnaik

Amidst a pandemic, when humanity and sagacity demand that we should be concerned with all human life, a metropolis-centred social system considers some lives to be of value, not others. For over two years now, the world has been facing a pandemic the like of which has not been seen for a century, and whichContinue reading “Double Standards and Inhumanity of Capitalism / by Prabhat Patnaik”

A Poor People’s Pandemic Report links poverty, race, coronavirus deaths / by Mark Gruenberg

Rev. Dr. William Barber III talks poverty and the coronavirus. WASHINGTON—Poverty is inextricably linked with the almost one million U.S. deaths, so far, from the coronavirus pandemic, a new and detailed report says. And the county-by-county statistics also reveal a disproportionate impact on people of color, it adds. A Poor People’s Pandemic Report: Mapping TheContinue reading “A Poor People’s Pandemic Report links poverty, race, coronavirus deaths / by Mark Gruenberg”