Support the Podcast – Patreon.com/sensiblesocialist In this episode I talk with a listener who reached out with some questions for me. We have a wide ranging discussion on a number of different topics. I hope you find it interesting.
Philanthropy is often touted as a great achievement of capitalism and an obligation oo the wealthy? But the roots of philanthropy show that it is little more and another example of capitalist expropriation of the best human qualities. Finally philanthropy is unable to cure the social ills of capitalism and is therefore little more than personal propaganda campaigns for the elite.
Robin Hood would be turning over in his grave after the outcome of today’s vote on the Bush Era Tax Cuts. Thanks to the party of the rich voting down the tax cut bill proposed by Senate Democrats to extend the cuts to hard-working families across the country, 53-36, it looks like the President will […]