A Cross-Atlantic Plan to Break Capital’s Control


Jacobin Magazine has the article A Cross-Atlantic Plan to Break Capital’s Control.

Bernie Sanders’s plan for worker-owned funds isn’t just notable because it could lead us toward a democratized, sustainable, socialist economy. It’s also the product of a growing collaboration between the Left in the United States and the United Kingdom.

Time to again raise the idea of the Social Security Trust Fund being able to buy corporate stocks. Replace some of those special federal bonds with collective stock ownership – one form of sovereign wealth fund.

On this blog, I have been touting this change to Social Security for a long time. Here are some examples of previous posts.

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