Capitalism is a materialistic economic ideology that is based in perpetual, infinite growth, on a planet with finite resources. At some point, one way or another, it WILL come to an end. Socialism is the means to prevent us from ending along with it.
If this doesn’t convince you of the reality that capitalism will never be reformed, nothing will.
Most of world’s chocolate comes from labor of 1.5 MILLION children, some as young as FIVE – studyhttps://www.rt.com/business/504030-cocoa-chocolate-child-labor/
(Military) Preparedness as a political issue is for the exploiting class alone. They and they alone reap its harvests of gold, while its harvests of blood are for its deluded and betrayed victims.
North Atlantic right whales become closer to extinction as vessel operators continue to ignore restrictions put in place to keep the species safe.https://twitter.com/capecodtimes/status/1320353447170985985
Under late-stage capitalism the mega-wealthy decide whose suffering is addressed. They spend a tiny fraction of their wealth to make a charity that teaches hungry kids how to play soccer.
Then they claim to be “philanthropists” rather than sociopathic wealth-hoarders.
The corporate pundits who’re telling us, ‘You can’t look critically at Obama’s record’ don’t care about protecting Obama; they care about protecting corporate interests, Wall St, military spending, insurance companies, and fossil fuel profits.
For the love of god, WAKE UP.
Remember this when a capitalist like Andrew Yang proposes an austerity-level “universal basic income” in order to “encourage people to work.”
When millionaires start telling poor people they need to get back to work, consider the source.