COVID vaccines: calling the shots

“This is the people’s vaccine. Federal scientists helped invent it and taxpayers are funding its development (…) It should belong to humanity.”Michael RobertsMichael Roberts worked in the City of London as an economist for over 40 years. He has closely observed the machinations of the global capitalism from within the

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Bulgarian work

An essay on the psychology and sociology of present-day BulgariansDavid BissetDavid Bisset is a specialist in child poverty and deprivation. He is one of the founders of Equilibrium, which is one of the leading social care and children care organisations in Southeastern Europe. His relationship with Bulgaria goes back to 1991.

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Degrowth and MMT: A thought experiment

MMT proposals align elegantly with one of degrowth’s key observations, namely, that if growthism depends on the perpetual creation of artificial scarcity, then by reversing artificial scarcity – by providing public abundance – we can dismantle the growth imperativeJason HickelDr. Jason Hickel is an economic anthropologist, author, and a Fellow

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