Jairus Banaji is with the Department of Development Studies, SOAS, University of London. His most recent publication is A Brief History of Commercial Capitalism (Haymarket, 2020).

May 4, 2022

Analysis

Weimar Themes

Hilferding, Sohn-Rethel, and Hamilton

Putin’s invasion of Ukraine has flung the international order into crisis. Understanding the causes of such cataclysms requires understanding not only the interests of states, but also the shape of society—its internal tensions, as well as its material and cultural…