May Day 2019 came and went this year with the usual labour rallies throughout the country. However, as has been the case for several years now, the rallies were relatively small (especially when compared to the mammoth rallies of the working class..
Global capitalist imperialism has transformed its production structures/systems in such radical ways today that much of the earlier analyses relying on an examination of the aggregation of separate national economies and the trade and capital flows between them ..
Akhtar, Aasim Sajjad. The Politics of Common Sense: State, Society and Culture in Pakistan (Cambridge University Press, 2018)
Dr Akhtar’s new book on Pakistan is an ambitious and ultimately a pessimistic one. Its central argument is that ever since Ziaul Haq, the Pakistani public sphere has been mostly devoid of any socially progressive impulses. Collective action, and class-based collective..