2021-05-17: News Headlines

Editorial Team (2021-05-17). The social conformation of the productive forces: why does technology always end up working against us? challenge-magazine.org "Economists explain how production takes place in the above-mentioned relations, but what they do not explain is how these relations themselves are produced, that is, the historical movement that gave them birth." — Karl Marx, The Poverty of Philosophy. | The nature of productive forces is not ideologically neutral. Science, technology and machinery are devoted and subordinate to capital. The Marxists who treat socialism as an inevitable result of expanded production revise the core essence of Marxism: revolutionary struggle. | A Marxist who upholds dialectical materialism knows that the productive forces…

Tom Engelhardt (2021-05-17). Tomgram: Todd Miller, Maintaining Instability in a World of Inequality. warisacrime.org This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here. The pandemic should remind us that we increasingly live in two ever-less-equal worlds. Think of them as Planet A and Planet B. Right now, the one you generally wouldn't want to be living on is Planet B. There, …

Rod Driver (2021-05-16). How the Rich Hide Their Wealth: Tax Havens and Capital Flight. globalresearch.ca "I believe that …

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Tomgram: Todd Miller, Maintaining Instability in a World of Inequality
Tom Engelhardt | warisacrime.org | 2021-05-17
This article originally appeared at TomDispatch.com. To receive TomDispatch in your inbox three times a week, click here. The pandemic should remind us that we increasingly live in two ever-less-equal worlds. Think of them as Planet A and Planet B. Right now, the one you generally wouldn't want to be living on is Planet B. There, … Continue reading "Tomgram: Todd Miller, Maintaining Instability in a World of Inequality"
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The social conformation of the productive forces: why does technology always end up working against us?
Editorial Team | challenge-magazine.org | 2021-05-17
"Economists explain how production takes place in the above-mentioned relations, but what they do not explain is how these relations themselves are produced, that is, the historical movement that gave them birth." — Karl Marx, The Poverty of Philosophy. | The nature of productive forces is not ideologically neutral. Science, technology and machinery are devoted and subordinate to capital. The Marxists who treat socialism as an inevitable result of expanded production revise the core essence of Marxism: revolutionary struggle. | A Marxist who upholds dialectical materialism knows that the productive forces…
challenge-magazine.org/2021/05/17/the-social-conformation-of-the-productive-forces-why-does-technology-always-end-up-working-against-us/

How the Rich Hide Their Wealth: Tax Havens and Capital Flight
Rod Driver | globalresearch.ca | 2021-05-16
"I believe that | …
globalresearch.ca/how-rich-hide-wealth-tax-havens-capital-flight/5745353

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