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The Anti-Capitalist Chronicles look at capitalism through a Marxist lens. Support the show on Patreon and get early access to episodes and more: https://www.patreon.com/davidharveyacc

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The Anti-Capitalist Chronicles look at capitalism through a Marxist lens. Support the show on Patreon and get early access to episodes and more: https://www.patreon.com/davidharveyacc

    How Capitalism Works

    How Capitalism Works

    In this episode, Prof. Harvey breaks down how capitalism works and why it is important to examine the long-run evolution of capital and the long-run pressures placed on capital that inevitably make it unsustainable.

    • 32 min
    Totality and Capital

    Totality and Capital

    In this episode, Prof. Harvey tackles the question of the relationship between cultural transformations and economic transformations and the roles technology and the nature play in relationship to our mental conceptions of the world.

    • 26 min
    Culture and War

    Culture and War

    Prof. Harvey examines the role culture plays in war tactics. A vital part of Trump politics he contends has been to shift the way people think about their world; to transform cultural context of our societies.

    • 29 min
    From Fordism to Neoliberalism and Beyond

    From Fordism to Neoliberalism and Beyond

    In this first episode of season 2, Prof. Harvey talks about the massive economic problems the U.S. was faced with in the late 70s and 80s and how the crisis of 2008 was made clearer by that historical period. As we look ahead to 2020, there is opportunity for the left to make meaningful changes to economic conditions.

    • 22 min
    Global Unrest

    Global Unrest

    In this final episode of the season, Prof. Harvey starts with the protests in Chile and then talks about the unrest emerging all over the globe. Capitalism, particularly Neo-liberalism, is working for the 1% but is failing the rest of society. People are starting to notice and taking to the streets in protest.

    • 38 min
    Social Reproduction - Part 2

    Social Reproduction - Part 2

    In this part 2 of 2, Prof. Harvey continues his conversation with CUNY Graduate Center Professor Cindi Katz about social reproduction and its relation and significance to capitalism's success.

    • 25 min

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