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Climate Change and Capitalism: A Political Marxist View

In the 4.5 billion year history of the earth, capitalism is a brief moment within the blink of an eye that is human existence. But this brief moment is a global force. It is capitalism that has placed us on a path to leave the stable climate of the Holocene. Thanks to capitalist development, the earth is currently 0.8 of a degree warmer than the pre-industrial average. Without overthrowing capitalism, we are likely to warm the earth to levels that humans as a species have never lived with.

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Matthew Wisner
Whither Central Banks?

”We should always be careful not to take existing institutions for granted and central banking is no exception. This post examines the idea of private or free banking, where banks compete (and cooperate) to issue their own currency.”

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Matthew Wisner