Tag: capitalism
On the Cuba Embargo, and Free Trade — Real and Imagined
The degree to which the US trade embargo on Cuba has affected the economy of that country has been a matter of recent debate. I’m not concerned directly with Cuba here, but with the nature of what neoliberal ideology calls “free trade” more generally — of which an interesting discussion erupted as an offshoot of…
La Situazione Attuale è un Surplus di Manodopera Creato dallo Stato
Di Kevin Carson. Originale pubblicato il 30 giugno 2021 con il titolo The Status Quo is a Government-Contrived Labor Surplus. Traduzione di Enrico Sanna. Se non è che vivete nelle caverne o praticate l’astinenza totale dai media, vi sarà capitato di sentire la voce di chi, portavoce del peggio, si lamenta dicendo che “nessuno vuole…
Le statu quo est un excédent de main-d’œuvre créé par le gouvernement
Kevin Carson. Article original : The Status Quo is a Government-Contrived Labor Surplus, 30 juin 2021 Traduction Française par Cristhian Ravelo. À moins que vous n’ayez été sous une roche le mois dernier ou que vous soyez un abstinent total des médias sociaux, vous avez vu certaines des pires personnes sur terre se plaindre du fait…
The Status Quo is a Government-Contrived Labor Surplus
Unless you’ve been under a rock the past month or so or are a total social media abstainer, you’ve seen some of the worst people on earth whining about how “nobody wants to work any more!” Indeed, so great is the outrage of many that only putting angry signs in the window of their business…
El capitalismo como religión y el mito de la naturaleza capitalista
De Qianzi. Artículo original: Capitalism as Religion and The Myth of Capitalist Nature, 9 de marzo de 2021. Traducido al español por Camila Figueroa. Una breve indagación sobre el diagnóstico proporcionado por Walter Benjamin. “Se puede discernir una religión en el capitalismo, es decir, el capitalismo sirve esencialmente para aliviar las mismas ansiedades, tormentos y…
Imagining State-Capitalism
People from all ideological angles will agree that we don’t live with truly free markets in the West, or anything close to it. “Capitalist” societies, or ones regarded as driven by “markets” are actually mixed economies where sectors of industry and economic activity are either overtly planned and directed by the state, or at least…
Gamestop, Capitalismo y Libertad
David S. D’Amato. Artículo original: Gamestop, Capitalism, and Freedom. Traducido por Diego Avila. [Este artículo fue originalmente publicado en Febrero 12 del 2021 en Counterpunch.org] Estrategas de Wall Street lo han llamado uno de los más extremos “apretones cortos y bruscos” en recientes décadas: a finales de Enero, las acciones del minorista de videojuegos GameStop…
Mengapa Aku Bukanlah Seorang Komunis
Oleh: Apio Ludd. Teks aslinya berjudul “Why I Am Not a Communist” diterbitkan di My Own: Self-Ownership and Self-Creation Against All Authority, edisi 10 pada Oktober 2013. Diterjemahkan kedalam Bahasa Indonesia oleh Ameyuri Ringo Ini adalah era yang lucu. Saat beberapa orang tua, yang jelas menentang anarkis (jika mereka tidak menentang, mereka tidak akan pernah…
GameStop, Capitalismo e Liberdade
David S. D’Amato. Original: Gamestop, Capitalism, and Freedom. Traduzido para o português por Gabriel Serpa. Os estrategistas de Wall Street definiram-no como um dos mais perigosos short-squeezes em décadas: no final de janeiro, as ações da varejista de videogames GameStop, alvo de praticantes das vendas a descoberto e de muitos hedge funds, dispararam como resultado de…
GameStop, Capitalisme i llibertat
Per David S. D’Amato. Font: GameStop, Capitalism and Freedom. 15 de Febrer 2021. Traduït per Manel Finestres. Els experts de Wall Street l’han qualificat com un dels “short squeeze” més extrems de les últimes dècades: A finals de gener, les accions de la botiga de videojocs GameStop es van disparar degut a que els usuaris…
O Capitalismo como Religião e o Mito de Sua Natureza
De Qianzi. Artigo original: Capitalism as Religion and The Myth of Capitalist Nature, 9 de Março 2021. Traduzido para o português por Gabriel Serpa. Uma breve investigação da crítica de Walter Benjamin No capitalismo encontramos uma religião; isto é, ele serve essencialmente para apaziguar as ansiedades, tormentos e agitações às quais as chamadas religiões ofereciam…
Negara Bukanlah Sekutu bagi Kelas Pekerja
Oleh: Sheldon Richman. Teks aslinya berjudul The State is No Friend of the Worker. Diterbitkan di The Future of Freedom Foundation, pada September 12, 2014. Lalu diterjemahkan kedalam Bahasa Indonesia oleh Ameyuri Ringo & Alvin Born to Burn. Musim pemilu telah dekat, dan kita mendengar janji politik yang membosankan tentang kenaikan upah. Demokrat berjanji untuk…
Il Capitalismo Come Religione e il Mito della Naturalità del Capitalismo
Di Qianzi. Titolo originale: Capitalism as Religion and The Myth of Capitalist Nature, 9 marzo 2021. Articolo pubblicato originariamente il 19 febbraio 2021 su Black Fire Notes Breve analisi della critica di Walter Benjamin “Nel capitalismo percepiamo una religione; il capitalismo serve sostanzialmente a placare le ansie, i tormenti e le agitazioni a cui le…
Capitalism as Religion and The Myth of Capitalist Nature
[This article was originally published on February 19, 2021 at Black Fire Notes] Capitalism as Religion and The Myth of Capitalist Nature A brief inquiry into the diagnosis provided by Walter Benjamin. “A religion may be discerned in capitalism – that is to say, capitalism serves essentially to allay the same anxieties, torments, and disturbances…
Gamestop, Capitalismo e Libertà
Di David S. D’Amato. Originale: Gamestop, Capitalism, and Freedom, pubblicato il 15 febbraio 2021. Traduzione di Enrico Sanna. Articolo pubblicato originariamente il dodici febbraio 2021 su Counterpunch.org. Gli strateghi di Wall Street l’hanno definito uno degli “short squeeze” (ricopertura dello scoperto) più pericolosi degli ultimi decenni. Alla fine di gennaio le azioni del rivenditore di…
Gamestop, Capitalism, and Freedom
[This article was originally published February 12, 2021 at Counterpunch.org] Wall Street strategists have called it one of the most extreme of the “sharp short squeezes” in recent decades: at the end of January, shares of video game retailer GameStop skyrocketed, as users of Reddit’s WallStreetBets forum rallied around the stock, which had been a target of…
I Miti del Capitalismo
La Tragedia della Proprietà Privata e la Farsa della sua Difesa Saggio di Kevin Carson. Pubblicato originariamente il 19 agosto 2020. Titolo originale: Capitalist Nursery Fables: The Tragedy of Private Property, and the Farce of Its Defense. Traduzione di Enrico Sanna. Versione pdf Introduzione Da quando è comparsa la società di classe, le classi di…
Hayek’s Fatal Conceit
View or download a PDF copy of Kevin Carson’s C4SS Study: Hayek’s Fatal Conceit Oskar Lange famously said, against the background of the debates over Ludwig von Mises’ economic calculation argument, that a statue of Mises should be erected in the planning ministry of a future socialist society, in honor of the service he performed…
Empregos de Mentira e o Fim do Trabalho (Como o Conhecemos)
Artigo original: Bullshit Jobs and the End of Work (As We Know It), de Logan Marie Glitterbomb. Traduzido para o Português por Gabriel Serpa. Pouco mais de cem anos desde que anarquistas, socialistas, comunistas, libertários e sindicalistas radicais venceram a longa, árdua e sangrenta batalha pela jornada de trabalho de oito horas, nos Estados Unidos,…
Corporations versus the Market; or, Whip Conflation Now
(Originally published at Cato Unbound on November 10, 2008) Defenders of the free market are often accused of being apologists for big business and shills for the corporate elite. Is this a fair charge? No and yes. Emphatically no—because corporate power and the free market are actually antithetical; genuine competition is big business’s worst nightmare….
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