The New Agrarian Question Written by Pooya This post is available on the sister website: Transnational Australia Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 5 thoughts on “The New Agrarian Question” That is a very informative article and easy to follow up. Thanks! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply When you see what capitalist agriculture is doing to the soil and associated eco-systems, one might posit that the only hope for the world is a rise in peasant farming. Having studied a little the colonial agriculture policies in Kenya from the 1900s to the 1960s, and then been associated with the capitalist aid industry there during the 1990s, one tends to see only the dogged march to land-people impoverishment – increased pesticide use, soil erosion and climate aridity and thus an associated move towards the urban slum cities. Meanwhile, capitalist nations continue to support the State (i.e. a self-serving elite) while the nation’s poor grow poorer. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Very interesting insight into the environmental side of the issue. The environmentalist approach to globalisation provides strong arguments against our thirst for economic growth, which by the end means the increase of the profit of a few. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Pingback: Global Restructuring and the Power of Labour – Think with a Hammer Pingback: Global Restructuring and the Power of Labour – Transnational Australia Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email.