Tag: Capitalism

Global Capitalism, “World Government” and the Corona Crisis

In the councils of government, we must guard against the acquisition of unwarranted influence, whether sought or unsought, by the military-industrial complex. The potential for the disastrous rise of misplaced power exists, and will persist. (President Dwight D. Eisenhower, January 17, 1961) *** The World is being misled concerning the causes and consequences of the corona crisis. The COVID-19 crisis is marked by...

Global Economic Collapse Reveals the Complete Failure of Neo-Liberal Capitalism

Fitch Ratings, ‘Unparalleled Global Recession Underway’ Economist Sven Heinrich, ‘Central banks are weapons of economic mass destruction.’ As each day passes by data pours in revealing the immense economic damage caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. Most politicians and economic pundits will put the blame for up the economic hurricane, blasting tens of millions into unemployment, on Coronavirus lock downs. Fitch Ratings has...

COVID-19: How Big Pharma and Big Philanthropy Consume the World

Under capitalism, disease is an immensely profitable industry, and huge pharmaceutical corporations excel at extracting enormous amounts of wealth from our public health. Of course, big pharma would have us believe that without their investments in scientific research, millions of people would not benefit from the dizzying array of drugs they sell us, but the truth is far less savoury....