Socialism & Labor

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  • Working from Home Post-Coronavirus Will Give Bosses Greater Control of Workers’ Lives
    by Luke Savage on June 4, 2020 at 5:39 pm

    As millions of workers remain under quarantine throughout the world, many are awaiting a return to the offices and workplaces they frequented in pre-pandemic times with a sense of anticipation. It sounds counterintuitive. Who among us prefers the sterile corridors and anodyne decor that typically characterize the modern workspace to the personalized comforts of home,

  • We Have to Demand an End to the Social Order That Led to George Floyd’s Murder
    by Jeremy Gong on June 4, 2020 at 4:18 pm

    When an already suffering, dispossessed, angry population pleads for justice and receives instead more repression and disrespect, things have a tendency to explode. In the eighteenth century, France’s King Louis XVI threatened to use the army to subdue unrest among diverse groups angry about his proposed land tax. This response backfired. Combined with widespread discontent


  • Empty shelves and zombie fracking firms
    by lombardi on June 4, 2020 at 8:32 pm

    Having left no fat for the famine, U.S. capitalism is uniquely vulnerable to COVID-19. The post Empty shelves and zombie fracking firms appeared first on Democratic Socialists of America (DSA).

  • Tax justice means taxes for the rich
    by lombardi on June 4, 2020 at 8:29 pm

    Saez and Zucman; Allowing tax evasion is a choice. When the wealthy respond to the tax code by saying, “You and who else are going to make me pay?” we don’t have to mumble that the public can make do without, after all. We can make—and at times have made—a different choice. We can make them pay. The post Tax justice means taxes for the rich appeared first on Democratic Socialists of America (DSA).