“The case studies are a wonderful antidote to defeatism because as you read the examples – and recall your own successes – you know that you could do those actions, too.”

Murray Dobbin, rabble.ca

Jeffery R. Webber


Jeffery R. Webber teaches politics at Queen Mary, University of London. He is the author of Red October: Left-Indigenous Struggles in Modern Bolivia (Brill), and From Rebellion to Reform in Bolivia: Class Struggle, Indigenous Liberation and the Politics of Evo Morales (Haymarket, 2011). He is a socialist activist in London and sits on the editorial boards of Historical Materialism, Latin American Perspectives, and Capitalism, Nature, Socialism.


Contributed Modules

Theory: Capitalism

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May 21, 2012

Capitalism is a profit-driven economic system rooted in inequality, exploitation, dispossession and environmental destruction.