New Book: Class, Party, Revolution – A Socialist Register Reader

From Haymarket Books. Edited by Greg Albo, Leo Panitch, and Alan Zuege An expertly selected collection of articles on class, party, and revolution from one of the world’s most important socialist journals Since beginning publication in 1964, The Socialist Register has been one of the most important sources of engaged, critical, and influential theoretical interventions on … More New Book: Class, Party, Revolution – A Socialist Register Reader

Ernesto Screpanti on Karl Marx on wage labour – From natural abstraction to formal subsumption

From the abstract: Marx develops two different theories of the employment relationship: in one it results from a contract for the sale of a commodity, in the other from a contract establishing a social relationship. According to the first, the worker sells a commodity, which is conceived as a flow of abstract labour springing from … More Ernesto Screpanti on Karl Marx on wage labour – From natural abstraction to formal subsumption

New book by Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams: Inventing the Future – Postcapitalism and a World Without Work

From Verso: Neoliberalism isn’t working. Austerity is forcing millions into poverty and many more into precarious work, while the left remains trapped in stagnant political practices that offer no respite. Inventing the Future is a bold new manifest0 for life after capitalism. Against the confused understanding of our high-tech world by both the right and … More New book by Nick Srnicek and Alex Williams: Inventing the Future – Postcapitalism and a World Without Work