Τhe 2008 financial crisis is widely credited with reviving the American left, from the tent cities of Occupy Wall Street to the proliferating chapters of the Democratic Socialists of America.
- Alyssa Battistoni
- The Nation
Yet it is not just street protesters and millennial Marxists who have put capitalism under scrutiny:
Liberal pundits and policy-makers have also become analysts of capitalism’s ailments.
Since Thomas Piketty’s 2013 breakout hit, Capital in the Twenty-First Century, the publishing industry has churned out new books on…