Monthly Review

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Articles from Vol. 69, No. 5, October

Notes from the Editors
Since the events in Charlottesville in August, seven months into the Trump administration, it has become common in left and even liberal circles to point to the presence of neofascism in the White House, as evidenced by the president himself and some...
Stronger Together?
Peter Ranis, Cooperatives Confront Capitalism (London: Zed, 2016), 166 pages, $26.95, paperback.Nick Srnicek, Platform Capitalism (Cambridge: Polity, 2017), 120 pages, $12.95, paperback.Trebor Scholz and Nathan Schneider, eds., Ours to Hack and to Own...
Subsistence under Siege: Women's Labor and Resistance in Odisha
Written in 1945, Gopinath Mohanty's novel Paraja vividly illustrates the economic transition ushered in by the modern Indian state through the story of an adivasi peasant, Sukru Jani, and his daughters Jili and Bili, and sons Mandia and Tikra.1 It is...
The Clock Slows Down
This article, adapted from a talk given at the 1995 Socialist Scholars Conference in New York, first appeared in the June 1995 issue of MR. Citations have been added by the editors.Economists are faced with a simple question: how the hell does this economy...
Venezuela's Fragile Revolution: From Chávez to Maduro
The Venezuelan experience of nearly two decades of radicalization, extreme social and political polarization, and right-wing insurgence offers valuable lessons for the left. The country's current crisis should be an occasion for constructive debate around...
Walter Benjamin in Venezuela
At first glance, the work of Walter Benjamin and contemporary Latin American politics appear to have nothing in common. It is difficult to imagine a more strictly European figure than Benjamin, a Berlin-born man of letters who was reluctant to emigrate...
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