Welcome to ZCommunications. The site has ZNet and ZMag content, topic and place pages under the Focuses link in the top menu - reading lists and whole books, debates, interviews, multimedia, Blogs, comments, a Store, a Sustainer program and more.

Relating to Z

To participate more deeply and generally in ZCommunications, please become a Sustainer. Sustainers who log in will see "+ New" in the black band at the top. Use that to add a blog post. Sustainers can comment on all content! Sustainers, please also upload a photo, using options in the left menu for "Your Account." There you can also change your settings, etc.

You can Help Z in many ways, one time donations, becoming a Sustainer, using our Store, etc. Just click Help Z.

If you have ideas or problems please send them to sysop@zmag.org


Real Utopia

Real Utopia Foundation is a Project worth visiting!
Real Utopia Site
RU Introduction

Recent ZNet

All current posts, newest to older. Use the left most menu entry up above to see more and for further control over options.

Debate: A postcapitalism worth striving for

Intermittent 500 word contributions by Michael Albert and Yanis Varoufakis. A ZNet document includes all entries to date, as does a Meta document.

Most Recent

7. Albert: Post Capitalism’s Components

6. Varoufakis: Five Conditions for a Democratic Workplace

5. Albert: Your Freedom Is a Condition for My Freedom and Vice Versa

Recent Audio/Videos
Recent Selected For Activists

A Selection of articles culled for activist purposes.

Theoharis:  Lessons of Kansas
Kolhatkar: Kansas Abortion Vote
Wolff:  Truth About Markets
Williams: Unions Ditch Labour?
Wilkins: Massive Brazil Protests 
Falk: Connecting Toxic Memories
Bello: Filipino Activist Out
Herschander: Fighting homelessness
Conley: Rising Housing Costs
White: L.A. Housing Activists 
Petro: Colombia More Fair 
Reich: Worst Memo in history
Nauman: Water protectors 
Kuhlenbeck: Striking Auto Workers 
Quintero: Immigrant Detainees 
Swenson: California Farmworkers 
Chomsky: Stench of Neoliberalism
Parkin: No Polite Conversation
Corbett: Walden Bello
Sleeper: Collective Ownership
Katsiaficas: Executed in Myanmar
Iglesias: Illegal Moves at Podemos 
Lawson: Big Pharma’s First Defeat
Yates: Work, Work, Work
Sottile: Climate Reality 
Nolan: Damning Report
Levine: Doctors Break the Law?
Gong: We Need Mass Organization
Macleay: Taking Over Oakland School
Grossman: Banning Nuclear Weapons
Buer: Fired up rail workers 
Dąbrowiecki: Collective Housing
Herschander: Panama’s protests
Cox: Kansas Trusted Women
Helvarg: Climate Bill and Oceans
Falk: Donation Politics
Phillips: “Insulin Socialism”?
Chomsky: Fears of China’s Rise
Lawrence: Language and Its Enemies
Herschander: California farmworkers 
Brown: Auto Workers Turn a Corner
White: : Climate deal with the devil
Swanson: Hiroshima and Us
Kassa: Maasai Women Resist
Amorim: : Lula’s Comeback Campaign
Bennis:  Killing Ayman al Zawahiri 
McConnell: Roe? Demand much more
Davis: On Death, Organizing...
McDaniel: Disrupt
Milman: GenZ Activists Rise
Johnson: Indigenous-Led Blockade
Kagarlitsky: Putin’s domestic crisis
Adler: New Constitutions
Solnit: Humanity can’t equivocate 
Johnson: Handouts in Manchin Deal 
Griffith: Decriminalize abortion
Herschander:  ‘Cop City’  resistance
Hill: U.S. constitutional convention
Chomsky: Free Ourselves
Johnson: Big Oil Has Sabotage 
Molloy: Meet the union leaders 
Bradbury: Every Boss Weak Spot
Ghosh: Perfect Storm of Unrest
Conley: Mich. Students Walk Out
Bradbury: Abortion Rights Union 
Kerzinski: Domestic work contracts
Albert: Sabotage: Why, When, How 
Sanders: Existential threat
Conley: Occupy Schools Worldwide
Conley: Mich Students Walk Out 
Meehan: Cancel Culture
Bradbury: Abortion Is a Union Issue
Walicek: Organizers win for tenants
Albert: : Shoot the Looters to Kill?
Ghosh: Global Debt Crisis
Ismailov: Workers in Russia
Pilger: Assange
Wilkins: Congressional Staffers
Bilious: Ukrainian Socialist Resists
Schuhrke: Railroad National Strike
Minus: New Union Activism
Oh: At Least There’s Joni Mitchell
Kolhatkar:Trader Joe’s Workers 
Elbaum: MAGA All In. Are We?
Fleming: ‘Labour Upsurge’ 
Brown: Nonprofits Need Unions
First-Arai: Climate and Labor
Giroux: Nazification of Education
Canniff: Educators Win  Strike
Walker: Sirport workers’ fight 
Chomsky: U.S. Nonresponse 
Purkayastha: Greed and Profits 
Weisbrot: Preventing starvation
Singh: Ghana’s unions 
Hearse: Kurds betrayed
Lopez: Politics of the Commons
Clark: Students Winning
Chomsky: US-UK ‘special relationship’
Monbiot: “Morons”
Benjamin: AMLO Against US’s Grip
Al Jazeera: Protests in Panama
Hartmann: What Will You Do 
Waterson: Climate Protesters 
Shalom: Ukraine & Peace Movement
Bricmont: End War in Ukraine?
Omar: Voting Isn’t Enough
Marcetic: Richer and Whiter
McKibben: Action on Climate 
Stanvil: Collective Action or Suicide
Lawrence: Corporate Killing Planet
Wilkins: Fetterman Communicator 
Lyderson: Nurses “Moral Injury”
Albert: Clarifying the “Edges” 
Shiva: Economies of Care
Early: Democratic Primary
Nader: Students and Power
Hill: “Representation for all” 
Susskind: Post-Roe Strategy
LaForge: Paying Attention 
Parrott: Closures Are Retaliation
Nolan:  Breaking the Bargain
Funk: Tale of Two Constitutions 
Darrah: We Need Public Housing.
Chomsky: Biden’s Trip 
Wilkins: Systemic Reform’ Needed 
Harris: Pink Tide Surges
Bradbury: Direct Action 
Herschander: Indigenous protesters 
Nussbaum: Unions 
Sanders: Despair is not an option
Gurtov: Water, no longer everywhere
Monbiot: Willing the End
Chomsky: Existential Threats
Thier: Federal Reserve’s Class War
Ghoshal: Band of activists Sri Lanka
Sankey: Latin America’s Second Wave 
Gindin: Spontaneity Isn’t Enough
Feminist Manifesto: The right to resist
Johnson: This Is People Power
Kelly: No Starvation for Oil
Fassler: Build Power Regionally
Nohales: Chile’s New Constitution 
Reich: why may Democrats lose this?
Risen: Anti-Abortion Zealots 
Queally: Major Arctic Drilling 
Chakraborty: Stagflation and Hunger 
Wolff: Declare independence
Bryant: Community Schools 
Junyent: An Imprisoned Writer Speaks
McNeill: A Baltimore Neighborhood 
Corbett: Ottawa Non-Proliferation
Nolan: Radical Is Now Rational
CDS: Sri Lankan Protesters 
Aviles: Collective construction 
Kelly: Cultivate Hope, not Harm
Falk: European Call  Ukraine War
Hershander: ‘We’re here to stay’

Skip to toolbar