Author: Kim Pollock

Kim Pollock is an independent scholar and retired union researcher and political activist. He is involved with the Canadian Society for Socialist Studies and is currently engaged in research on the US political situation, particularly Trump, Trumpism and Trump’s petty-bourgeois political and electoral base. He lives in New Westminster, BC.

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    Don’t Blame the Virus for Capitalism’s Latest Crisis!

    Is corona-virus driving Canada into recession? Some people want us to think so. As early as March 27, CBC News referred to “the recession caused by COVID-19.” The Toronto Star picked up the refrain April 9, referring matter-of-factly to “the recession brought on by COVID-19.” The Globe and Mail repeated it on April 13. And … Keep reading »