capitalism

How British Corporations are Fuelling War in the Congo: Robert Miller

A lengthy and in depth report into the role played by corporations based in UK in the bloody conflicts in Democratic Republic of the Congo.

Class & Poverty in the Maquila Zone: Avery Wear

Article about working conditions in Mexico's free trade zones.

Capitalism and communism - Gilles Dauvé

Communism in action: striking Renault workers in 1968

Excellent text from Gilles Dauvé outlining the development of capitalism, and communism as the real movement in everyday life which tends towards the abolition of wage labour.

Rich Companies, Poor Workers: The US-Haiti Connection

Documentation into working conditions in outsourced textile factories in Haiti in the 90's.

The new economics - Yevgeni Preobrazhensky

One of Preobrazhensky's best-known works, on the transition to socialism.

The Decline of Capitalism - Yevgeni Preobrazhensky

Preobrazhensky's book on crisis, reproduction and imperialism.

Criminal capital: violence, corruption and class in industrial India

Police attack a striking worker, India 2015

Criminal Capital explores the relationship between neoliberalism, criminality and the reshaping of class in modern India. It discusses how the political vocabularies of urban industrial workers reflect the processes by which power is distributed across the region. Based upon field research among a ‘casualised’ workforce in the industrial city of Jamshedpur, the book examines the links between the decline of employment security, and criminality in trade unions, corporations and the state.

Marx's Concept of the Alternative to Capitalism - Peter Hudis

In contrast to the traditional view that Marx's work is restricted to a critique of capitalism and does not contain a detailed or coherent conception of its alternative, this book shows, through an analysis of his published and unpublished writings, that Marx was committed to a specific concept of a post-capitalist society that informed his critique of value production, alienated labor and capitalist accumulation.

Marx 2000 - Robert Kurz

Article by Robert Kurz, from 1st Feb 1999, also published as a Krisis pamphlet.