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Why Jacob Blake’s family will have to fight for justice

After his unarmed son was killed by Kenosha police, Michael Bell Sr. has fought for independent investigations of police shootings. The post Why Jacob Blake’s…

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Posted in #TheRealNews capitalist globalization Donald Trump fascism global financial crisis Great Depression great recession legitimation crisis Neo-fascism right-wing extremism structural crisis William I. Robinson

Is Trump’s Impeachment Merely a Fight Within the US Ruling Class?

Once we understand how Trump and Trumpism came about, as a reaction to capitalism’s global crisis, we can see how the impeachment battle is really…

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How Capitalism’s Structural and Ideological Crisis Gives Rise to Neo-Fascism

Globalization sociologist William I. Robinson explains how global capitalism has been mired in a structural crisis since the 1970s, but especially since 2008, which has…

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Posted in #India #Racism #TheRealNews anti-immigration counterrevolution ethnocentrism far right France Marine Le Pen neoliberalism philippines right-wing extremism Turkey Walden Bello xenophobia

How to Confront the Global Rise of the Right? (2/2)

In part 2 of our discussion with Walden Bello about his new book, “Counterrevolution,” we address the role of neoliberalism, the strategies of the far-right…

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