Anne Pettifor is a leftist economist, hugely influential in the Corbyn milieu, wrote a book hyping the GND. Major advocate.
Here's Blackrock getting on board.
No they're really ON BOARD.
"Accountable capitalism".. sound familiar?
This has been brewing for quite some time...
Time for a reset!
Workers and the world unite to build back better!
anyway this is the great reset, it's an attempt to reorient the economy toward "care and sustainability" woke washed "green" capitalism, monstrous coercion with a smiley face.
Here is Soros rejecting austerity, because every economy needs to jump start the new regime with big Keynesian war time style spending on the new industries like green tech and caring institutions and shit.
Here's the Jacobin left pretending they call the shots, that they "loosened Biden's austerity 😂", because they're absolute marks. They do the work though! (And capital has noticed 💪🏼💪🏼💪🏼)
Anyway back to Anne Pettifor (shes just one small cog to illustrate). Here she is in March sounding exactly like Blackrock CEO Larry Fink's annual letter to clients. Govt must lead the way bla bla bla. It's all one thing.
This is inevitable by the way. 😂
Probably via the papal angle. He's been working the climate change beat for some time.
This isn't deep analysis (obviously), just picked one character to illustrate a node & show some of ways this agenda is woven together. After '08 crisis there was a lot of treading water until Soros/Democracy Alliance/inclusive capitalism /Davos-Great Reset got it together. 🤝
The left are apparatchiks of state. That's why they're neck deep in all this. Matt Bruenig's "sovereign wealth fund" bullshit, just like pettifors "government must lead the way" bullshit are just mystification. Blackrock socialism is what you're getting.
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