Capitalism

Why Uber and Lyft Drivers Are Calling For a National Strike

On May 8th, workers are organizing a national single day strike against rideshare firms like Uber and Lyft. They’re calling on app users to join them by refusing to request rides for the duration...

Livewire: Against Automation, Against UBI, Against Capital

"This is a reality. This is not just some shit that people are talking about...And if you believe the regime is not insidious enough, not pathetic enough, to eventually replace truck drivers, almost completely,...

A “Green New Deal”?: The Eco-Syndicalist Alternative, Part I

As debates over the climate crisis and the proposed “Green New Deal” unfold, veteran activist and writer Tom Wetzel speaks to its short comings and proposes an eco-syndicalist alternative. Look for the second part,...

“It’s Basically Sex Work”: A Brief Summary of Why People Who Have Never Done...

Critical discussion on how sex work is talked about and presented in relation to other jobs within a capitalist economy. Work is hell. Regardless of the job, the institutions of wage-labor, money, and capitalism all...

Steal Something from Work Day 2019! Three Epic Tales of Workplace Resistance

This year, to observe Steal Something from Work Day, CrimethInc. presents three stories of ordinary workplace resistance. In the first, an employer seeking to cheat minimum-wage employees is outsmarted by an employee who secretly evens...

Phil Neel on Hinterland: America’s New Geography of Class and Conflict

The Solecast returns to speak with author Phil Neel about the new book, Hinterland: America’s New Landscape of Class and Conflict.Listen and Download HEREIn this episode of the Solecast I speak with Phil...
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Trouble #19: Quiet Storm

Sub.Media.Tv's Trouble returns with an episode on the growth of robotics, AI, nanotechnology, and "smart" cities that is further becoming a tool of domination against the exploited and the excluded. We’re on the brink of...

No Governor of Ours! Upstate New Yorkers Reject Amazon-Queens

This statement has been developed by residents of the Empire State’s “ground zeroes,” Upstate New York’s hundreds of economically-ravaged communities. Having been left out of the discussion surrounding Amazon’s proposed HQ2 development in Queens,...

Call Monday 1/7 to End Retaliation Against Michigan Prisoner Whistleblower

Call in to demand an end to the harassment and abuse of MDOC whistle-blower, Todd Wentworth. Todd is asking that folks call into Bellamy Creek Correctional Facility, as well as the office of Heidi Washington, Director...

The Ghosts That Still Haunt Us: Old School Syndicalism Not As Irrelevant As It...

A critique of another critique of a critique of syndicalism. This piece addresses this essay, also published on It's Going Down.“We must not forget that the union is, as a result of capitalist economic...