Understanding socialism — Part 1

Understanding socialism — Part 1

The history of all previous societies has been the history of class struggles. Socialism has three meanings: 1. Socialism understood as an economic system opposed to capitalism based on collective property. It’s often used in negative political discourse. 2. Socialism understood as a political instrument in the hands of the working class. Explains the emergence … Read more Understanding socialism — Part 1

Poverty and Capitalism in the 21st Century

Poverty and Capitalism in the 21st Century

The work to end extreme poverty is far from over, and a number of challenges remain. Access to good schools, healthcare, electricity, safe water, and other critical needs remains intangible for many people. According to the World Bank, 1 in 10 people in the world live under $1.90 a day. In third world countries, between … Read more Poverty and Capitalism in the 21st Century

What is anarcho-communism and what are its principles?

anarcho-communism

On December 9, 1842, Prince Piotr Kropotkin was born in Moscow. Soon, Piotr and his brother, Alexei, were left without their mother. He attends school in St. Petersburg while conducting a series of research on peasants after which concludes that they are forced to obey authority but in no way respects that. Thus refuses to … Read more What is anarcho-communism and what are its principles?

Bill Gates: The first trillionaire in the world?

I was going to write a completely different post but then this news just popped up in front of my eyes. Apparently, the Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates could possibly become the first trillionaire in the world and in that moment the entire world stood still for me. I can’t imagine the sane reasons why anybody … Read more Bill Gates: The first trillionaire in the world?

Is Donald Trump the most hated American president-elect?

President-elect Donald Trump promises to deport over 3 million illegal immigrants Two months until Donald Trump will officially become the president of the United States and according to his own declaration he’s not intimidated by this fact. More he is willing and eager to work together with the Congress on those exact key points that made … Read more Is Donald Trump the most hated American president-elect?