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Carl Rhodes

Carl Rhodes

Carl Rhodes is Professor of Organization Studies at the University of Technology Sydney. His most recent books are "Disturbing Business Ethics: Emmanuel Levinas and the Politics of Organization" (Routeldge, 2020) and "CEO Society: The Corporate Takeover of Everyday Life" (Zed Books, 2018, with Peter Bloom). He is currently writing a new book, "Woke Capitalism: Democracy Under Threat in the Age of Corporate Righteousness" (Policy Press).

Articles by this author

 

Are Crazed Commies Running American Corporations?

If we agree that economic justice is a defining issue for socialism, then complaining that CEOs and business owners have made an abrupt left-turn is patently ludicrous.

Carl Rhodes ·


Beware Corporate ‘Democracy Washing’: Twitter, Trump, and the Danger of Privatizing the Fight Against Fascism

Twitter canceling Trump’s account shows that real political power in the United States shifted from government to corporations.

Peter Bloom ·


Don't Be Fooled by a Wolf in Woke Clothing: How the World's Billionaires Are Cashing in on Covid-19

Woke capitalists are not socialists in disguise, they represent a very real and dangerous side of contemporary capitalism. 

Carl Rhodes ·


Where Are All the Woke Capitalists Now?

The COVID-19 crisis clearly shows that the neoliberal experiment has failed to prepare the world for crisis.  But, it demonstrates that the experiment is not any good for normal times either.

Carl Rhodes ·


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