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What can worldviews tell us about populist voters?

– Most thought and most decision-making is not conscious. We’re not the rational, logical beings that we think we are. Social psychology is a really useful lens through which to understand why populist authoritarian parties are becoming more popular. The mainstream debate on populist authoritarians is run mostly by political scientists and what political scientists do is look at objective...

Richard Wolff: A transition beyond capitalism requires political power

Just as capitalists were developing employer-employee relationships in feudalism, so it has been now (for quite a while) that worker co-ops are emerging in capitalism. Here in the United States it’s remarkable: hundreds of them have been formed and developed in recent years. And the answer is very similar to what happened in feudalism with the early capitalists. People are...