The Renewing of Socialism: An Introduction

  • John Bellamy Foster
Keywords: Marxism, Movements

Abstract

Articles in Monthly Review often end by invoking the socialist alternative to capitalism. Readers in recent years have frequently asked us what this means. Didn’t socialism die in the twentieth century? Wasn’t it defeated by capitalism? More practically: if socialism is still being advocated what kind of socialism is it? Are we being utopian in the sense of advancing a pleasant but impossible dream?
Published
2005-07-01
Section
Articles