Rob Urie

Rob Urie is an artist and political economist. His book Zen Economics is published by CounterPunch Books.

Russia and the Democrats

Gender, Class and Capitalism

The Green New Deal, Capitalism and the State

Democrats Killed the Green New Deal

Capitalism and Race Redux

Ecocide as Creative Destruction

Degrowth: Toward a Green Revolution

Nuclear Weapons are a Nightmare Made in America

Brazil, Fascism and the Left Wing of Neoliberalism

Climate Crisis is Upon Us

Democratic Socialism and Political Power

American Fascism

Elections and the Illusion of Political Control

Donald Trump and the American Left

Facebook and the Rise of Anti-Social Media

Democrats and the Crisis of Legitimacy

Mueller, Russia and Oil Politics

Why ‘Russian Meddling’ is a Trojan Horse

Inside the Dead Zone

Democrats and the End(s) of Politics

Climate Crisis, ‘Smart’ Growth and the Logic of Calamity

The Left Gets Rolled Again

Vote Tallies and Class Struggle

Imperial Death Spiral

The Clintons, Trump and White Backlash

Dawn of the Dead: Why American Politics Can’t be Reformed

The Return of Liberal Class Warfare

This is What Plutocracy Looks Like

Cannibal Corpse

Boris and Natasha Visit Fantasy Island

Liberalism as Class Warfare

Meet the Deplorables


Race and Class in Trump’s America

Name the Dangerous Candidate

The Twilight of the Leisure Class

A Scam Too Far

The Revenge of the Deplorables

And the Ship Goes Down

Crisis and Opportunity

The Day After Election Day

Long Live the Queen of Chaos

American Sniper

Liberal Pragmatism and the End of Political Possibility

Hillary Clinton and American Empire

Democrats in Dis-Array

By the Numbers: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are Fringe Candidates

Hillary Clinton and Political Violence

Trade Deals and the Environmental Crisis

Hillary Clinton and the End of the Democratic Party