Series: Where the economy is headed

In this three-part feature, Socialist Worker's Lee Sustar answers questions about the new signs of economic turmoil ahead and the political implications.
  • Are we headed for another crash?

    The turmoil on international stock markets is a warning sign that the world economy is headed for trouble--and the U.S. economy isn't immune.

  • What's driving the world toward a new slump?

    From Europe to China to the U.S., the problems in the world economy today are rooted in the capitalist system itself.

  • From a weak recovery to a new recession?

    Working people were already left behind in the U.S. economic recovery--but conditions may be headed from bad to worse.