“If we have no
business with the construction of the future or with organizing it for
all time, there can still be no doubt about the task confronting us at
present: the ruthless criticism of the existing order, ruthless in that
it will shrink neither from its own discoveries, nor from conflict with
the powers that be.” — Karl Marx
The misery of ecology
The political uses of environmental degradation and protection
Destruction of nature – only in correct amounts
Agriculture in capitalism
Irrational, indigestible, incorrigible
Fracking in the USA
On the intimate relationship between business and violence
Climate change: Product of globalized capitalism and debate topic between the states that organize it
Superstorms, droughts, floods, refugees ...
“The fight against climate change” – Energy policy as humanity's rescue?
What’s the point of climate conferences? What are they negotiating?
An open letter to the Fridays for the Future movement
The politicians answer: condescension, appropriation, dismissal
Nuclear energy as a weapon
in the imperialist competition between states
What are the goals that make “not completely failsafe” (Obama) nuclear energy so charming?
Greenpeace, the organized environmental conscience, active in the service of national competitiveness
On the Chernobyl meltdown
[Audio] US health care reform:
Another historic moment in the administration of the nation’s poverty
The capitalist state’s interest in public health – for an economy that makes people sick
“Working while sick poses risks”
– for who really?
Sickness and health regarded as a matter of willpower
Poverty causes disease – but why?
Concerned doctors want poverty to be healthy
What may “we” do with stem cells?
The ethics debate on genetic research
Advances in cancer medicine
Belief conquers science
Is cancer research on the right track?
Some clarifications about cancer, cancer medicine, and healthcare policy
On its rise from viral disease to state affair
The state defines sick people as a public danger and fights sickness with prohibitions and punishments
The benefits of the pharmaceutical industry
A business like any other ...