The original rules of Monopoly were meant to demonstrate what was wrong with capitalism. What went wrong? Under the ‘Prosperity’ set of rules, every player gained each time someone acquired a new … Continue reading Monopoly was invented to demonstrate the evils of capitalism
In reality there has been a class war, in which [corporations] spent decades using the state to undermine workers, writes Guardian economics editor Larry Elliott Interesting article that discusses how attacks … Continue reading Think our governments can no longer control capitalism? You’ve been duped
Feds say United did not violate his civil rights. What? Source: United won’t be fined for dragging a passenger off an overbooked flight Continue reading United won’t be fined for dragging a passenger off an overbooked flight
Artist specialized in paintings of Chase bank on fire Of course the police showed up at his house inquiring if he was going to follow through on what his paintings were depicting. … Continue reading Artist specialized in paintings of Chase bank on fire
Supposedly we live in a service-focused paradise where you can get anything you want. It’s a lie. Article shows what kind of society we truly live in. I feel that it’s driven … Continue reading Our economy is a hellscape for consumers. The United flier is the latest victim.
Video shows bloodied passenger who was dragged off an “overbooked” flight Sunday #flythefriendlyskies my husband was on that flight. Screw you United!! @united pic.twitter.com/4EcxrMy5jZ — Kaylyn Davis (@kaylyn_davis) April 10, 2017 #flythefriendlyskies … Continue reading New United Passenger Video Emerges: ‘Just Kill Me’
Researchers say there’s been a huge leap in childhood obesity rates in rural China. They’re warning the government to take action now or face an even bigger crisis once the overweight kids grow up. Yeah, having spent a year in China, I can say I saw this quite a bit. American fast … Continue reading Children in China grow fat on western habits
“We live in capitalism,” said Le Guin, “Its power seems inescapable. So did the divine right of kings.” Science fiction writers never get the respect they deserve yet they are the ones … Continue reading Ursula Le Guin – calls on writers to question authority