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Nuclear Attack on Japan Opposed by Military Leadership

Nuclear Attack on Japan Opposed by Military Leadership
Now, this series is going to be primarily about America after capitalism, which is a book that Gar wrote, and we're going to take a look at what his thinking is on that. But Gar, as we learned from part one--and if you haven't watched part one, you should--he wrote a PhD thesis and then a ... Read more

Understanding the Imperialist System Changed My Life

Understanding the Imperialist System Changed My Life
Mr. Alperovitz tells TRNN Senior Editor Paul Jay, that the Vietnam War made it clear there was no way to a more rational capitalism and there had to be fundamental change. Gar Alperovitz is the Lionel R. Bauman professor of political economy at the University of Maryland and co-founder of ... Read more

The Forgotten Legacy of the Excess Profits Tax

By Phil Mattera Dirt Diggers, Digest, July 21, 2011 Behind all the ideological posturing going on in Washington over the debt ceiling, there is a surprising amount of consensus on the wrongheaded proposition that corporations need more tax relief. The bipartisan Gang of Six plan that has recently ... Read more