Tag Archives: History

Capitalist Vampires

  I love this! Walter Crane from the 19th Century. There is a fantastic online library of this stuff from all over the world on the website of the International Institute Of Social History based in Amsterdam.   Advertisements

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Wage labor? Wage slavery?

“The slave was precious to his master because of the money he had cost him… They were worth at least as much as they could be sold for in the market… It is the impossibility of living by any other … Continue reading

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Oh, why, oh, why, do they hate us so much?

…..So rang the cries of many Americans on 11th September 2001. Well, this clip from John Pilger‘s, The War You Don’t See, illustrates what the problem was and how U.S. foreign policy since that terrible day has not improved the … Continue reading

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It has ever been thus!

This Labour Party poster from 1930 illustrates that we are in exactly the same situation today as we were after the Wall Street crash of 1929. Then as now, the collapse in the capitalist system led to an era of  … Continue reading

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