“Capitalism is not dead. But it is severely ill and its chronic contagion is spreading through the economic and social fibres of the world. However, it can be saved and resurrected, but only at the cost of a massive transfusion of blood, sweat, suffering and destruction. Such is the nature of a system based on competition and where material profit is the over-riding priority.” – Terry Bell in A democratic answer to escape from crisis, from his blog Terry Bell Writes.
One of SA’s top journalists and labour columnists, Bell writes regularly for GroundUp. Read:
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