In his latest book, ‘Creating Freedom,’ Raoul Martinez poses a fundamental question: ‘How can we be free if we can’t control the forces that shape us?’ Ross Ashcroft is joined by Martinez to answer this very question, how he sees society today and how we can start putting people and planet before profit and power.
When governments fund decades-long loss-making ventures that expand the economy’s production capabilities, we call it industrial policy. When a billionaire does it, we say it is markets at work. Dr Cameron Murray explores what effective industrial policy should look like.
The fat days for coal mining aren’t coming back…no matter what Trump says. We ask if withdrawing from the Paris Accords was really the best deal for Americans.
We take a look behind the last eight years of neoliberalism and ask was it really the medicine America needed?
This year’s presidential election has brought into sharp relief the fact that our justice system -in fact, our whole way of life – is in trouble. Mitch Feierstein explains how we if don’t take steps to protect our democracy now, we’ll lose it.