NEW! Blowing the Roof Off the Twenty-First Century: Media, Politics, and the Struggle for Post-Capitalist Democracy by Robert W. McChesney:
According to Senator Bernie Sanders, “Robert McChesney reveals once again why he is one of the thinkers who really matter to American society. Whether he is analyzing military spending or the explosive growth of prisons, whether he is critiquing the destructive power of the wealthy on American democracy through massive political donations or the perils […]
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Capitalism in societies like ours therefore does not enact the same scenario as got enacted in the metropolis. Its so-called “revolutionary” role in destroying the old social structure remains constricted. . . . The capitalism developing in societies like ours not only does not destroy the old social structure and thereby obliterate caste consciousness and […]more
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In the summer of 2001, I worked as a front desk clerk—we were called guest service agents—at the Lake Hotel in Yellowstone National Park. The work was hard. We spent long hours on our feet, dealing with a steady stream of demanding guests and a constant barrage of problems. The pay was low, six dollars […]more