Articles tagged with politics

Italian fascist dictator Benito Mussolini, clad in uniform, speaks to a crowd, his left hand held aloft
Ben Schacht
Noam Chomsky David Barsamian

Noam Chomsky on lies, crimes, and savage capitalism.

Alberto Polimeni

Rather than seeking to quash “populism,” we should broaden our vision of politics and make democracies more responsive to citizens.

Lynne Segal Kate Soper Anthony Morgan

Feminist philosophers Kate Soper and Lynne Segal discuss the unsustainable obsession with economic growth and consider what it might look like if we all worked less.

Rachel Fraser

Epiphanies can prompt us to view the world differently, a new book contends. But they are no substitute for ethical and political debate.

Lisa Heinzerling

Through an assault on administrative agencies, the Supreme Court is systematically eroding the legal basis of effective governance.

Faisal Devji

Far from a metaphysical battle between fanaticism and tolerance, the Rushdie affair exemplifies the marketization of hurt sentiments.

Visual artwork showing abstract, bubble-like shapes of gold, blue, and purple
Kate Soper

Final response: A “greened” economy is still a capitalist one.