Video: Vivek Chibber – Capitalism and the State

What is the relationship between the various social classes and the state?  Why do “labour” parties win elections but abandon working class interests as soon as they gain power?

Vivek Chibber – Capitalism and the State

Vivek Chibber, Professor of Sociology at New York University, presented this lecture, “Capitalism and the State”, as part of a Brecht Forum program at the New York Marxist School.  You can watch it via the link above or the Vodpod on the sidebar.

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