As China rises, Western countries met at the G7 to scheme how to weaken its growth. But what does the long-term path for the globe look like? Can capitalism stay alive without more workers to feed on?
Joining the Freedomside Live with Rania Khalek and Eugene Puryear is Carlos Martinez, co-founder of the No Cold War campaign, who runs the Invest the Future blog, and author of “The End of the Beginning: Lessons of the Soviet Collapse”
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Eugene Puryear is a longtime journalist and community organizer currently-based in New York City. Eugene helped to organize a number of the large-scale demonstrations that took place against the continuing U.S. war and occupation of Iraq and Afghanistan, he was a key leader In the struggle to free the Jena Six in 2007, and a founder of the anti-gentrification group Justice First, the Jobs Not Jails coalition, DC Ferguson Movement and Stop Police Terror Project-D.C. Puryear is the author of the book Shackled and Chained: Mass Incarceration in Capitalist America, and spent five years in radio prior to helping found BT News.