Book Review by Rainer Roth, July 1, 2016
Slavery lives in modern forms like debt slavery. Capitalist society stands in opposition to human rights and does not only realize human rights. Capitalism cannot realize essential demands from the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, above all the right to work, the right to education, the right to a living standard, health and well-being “including food, clothing, housing, medical care and necessary social services and the right to security in case of invalidity and old age.”
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