A key task of this journal is to introduce the market 'failure' of
The paths of investigation here include precarious labour theory, the shifting relationship between education and capitalism, and the perhaps less abstract crises of soaring debt, variable interest rates, unemployment and bankruptcy. Also included are local reports mapping out some of the struggles taking place around Europe, which together with the texts, form a springboard from which to examine the wreck the 'economy' has left behind.
The journal features an interview with John Barker, a conversation
between Tiziana Terranova and Marc Bousquet and essays by Massimo
De Angelis, David Graeber, Silvia Federici, Stewart Martin. The main
topics are the current crisis in the financial markets, the neoliberalisation
of education, feminist and materialist critiques of immaterial labour
and the proletarianisation of the middle class. It also includes a
series of reports on recent protests against neoliberalisation and
a glossary with key terms.