Adventure Communist is a simple game. But it illustrates how a communist economy would work, because it eliminates the value form, and focuses on use-value.
In this post, I give 4 points about socialism that people should keep in mind, to have a coherent, broad, and systemic understanding of socialism, to prevent being bogged down in capitalist talking points.
Celebrating and acknowledging the importance of work doesn't mean turning work into an ethical principle. If anything, turning work into a virtue is, paradoxically, a tool of the capitalist class.
Mother Jones writer Kevin Drum asked what is there to support about the Wayfair Walkouts. I try to answer.
We should look to Marx on the class character of the government, and the infamous Miliband-Poulantzas Debate for insight.
Liz Bruenig's anti-abortion position, and her reasoning behind it, shows a fundamental flaw that's ubiquitous in Utopian Socialism as well.
In this post I'll highlight three common misconceptions about Marx, often even held by Marxists. These misconceptions are based in a warping of understanding over time.