Are we on the brink of a change so profound that capitalism has finally reached its limits? Paul Mason's visionary bestseller shows how the technological revolution is about to reshape utterly our notions of work and value. For the first time in history, we have the chance to create something wholly new. Welcome to postcapitalism.
About the Author
Paul Mason is the award-winning economics editor of Channel 4 News. His books include Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere: the New Global Revolutions; Live Working Die Fighting; and Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed.
'This fresh and insightful book illuminates the present in unexpected, revelatory ways . . . I can't remember the last book I read that managed to carve its way through the forest of political and economic ideas with such brio . . . a spark to the imagination.' David Runciman,Guardian
'Even if you love the current capitalist system, it would be a mistake to ignore this book . . . Politicians of all stripes should take note. And so should the people who vote for them.' Gillian Tett, Financial Times
'Building on a remarkable career's worth of reporting on the frontlines of global capitalism and worker resistance, this book is an original, engaging, and bracingly-articulated vision of real alternatives.' Naomi Klein