Posts Tagged ‘ Kliman ’

Zero Podcast #62: Marx on Machines

Mar 31st, 2016 | By

Marx’s Capital, Volume 1, Chapter 15 entitled “Machinery and Modern Industry” is the topic this week as Andy Marshall and Andrew Kliman return to the podcast. For people who have been paying close attention you might realize that Andy, Andrew and I have been reading Capital together for a little over a year, and that

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James Heartfield’s Arguments (Nonsequiturs and Borrowed Kettles)

Jul 3rd, 2015 | By

The following blog post is a response to James Heartfield’s rebuttal to my summary of a debate on Facebook. The original argument broke out on Doug Henwood’s Facebook wall as a debate around the findings of Andrew Kliman in his book The Failure of Capitalist Production. – Douglas Lain Publisher Zero Books   Just to

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James Heartfield Responds

Jul 1st, 2015 | By

This essay is in response to James Heartfield and Me (debating Marx on Facebook). A response to this response entitled James Heartfield’s Arguments (Nonsequiturs and Borrowed Kettles) was published on July 3rd. – Douglas Lain Publisher Zero Books Douglas Lain takes issue with some of the things I have said about capitalism today, Marx’s theory

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The Real Thing: Zero Books Capital Reading Group

Jun 14th, 2015 | By

Andy Marshall, Andrew Kliman and Douglas Lain continue to discuss Marx’s Capital, Volume One. This week the discussion focuses on surplus value (from Chapter 7) and Chapter Eight: Constant Capital and Variable Capital.