new capitalism

Why greens can build the new capitalism

Posted by ruthdavis — 14 February 2012 at 9:55am - Comments
David Cameron is confused about the CFP - help by writing to him
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The Common Fisheries Policy ensures that fewer and fewer people catch more and more fish

This blog was originally posted on the New Statesman website on 9 Feb 2012.

Politicians have queued up to announce the dawn of the era of 'new capitalism'. Yet many commentators seemed less convinced; instead seeing merely the triumph of the old capitalism over any viable alternative. It seemed that having got drunk, fallen over and been sick in its hat, capitalism had woken up in 2012 feeling remarkably perky. It was the rest of us who had the hangover.

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