Neil Davidson and Mona Dohle led off a discussion about the social reproduction of neoliberalism at the recent Revenge of Everyday Life conference in London. They discussed how crises come together to create revolutionary situations, and the lingering effects of the Great Recession, while the discussion brought in the dimension of climate change.
In Toronto, community organisers are battling Covid in the shadow of colonial racial capitalism. Mutual aid, rent strikes and community organising have emerged as crucial initiatives for survival and solidarity.
Facing a fraying of its ideological hegemony, the government increasingly relies on state repression. But this intensified violence could yet backfire.
Siarhei Biareishyk speaks to rs21 about the uprising in Belarus following the falsified re-election of Aliaksandr Lukashenka on 9 August 2020.