This prick just returned to D.C. after surgery we paid for in order to repeal Obamacare.
Here’s a brief article that offers a number of ways to measure the relative success of neoliberalism versus social democracy. Worth a look.
Capital is dead labour, that, vampire-like, only lives by sucking living labour, and lives the more, the more labour it sucks.
— Karl Marx, Capital v. 1
I just got this book in the mail today, so I’m not even done with the introduction. But I had to pass this along because it almost defies comprehension:
“If there were a single indicator to measure the status of Black women in the United States, it would be the difference in median wealth for single Black women compared to single white women. A 2010 study found that the median wealth for a single white woman was $42,600 compared to the surreal median of $5 for single Black women.”
— Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, From #BlackLivesMatter to Black Liberation