Birrion is a former Bernie 2020 super volunteer, canvasser, text sweeper, and national delegate. He was also the campaign coordinator for Arn Menconi’s 2020 state senate primary. He is an activist currently living in Dillon, Colorado. He has a bachelor’s degree in Military History from American Military University and has been published in Military History Online, Due Dissidence, Dissident Voice, and Real Progressives. He is the co-host of the podcast Crawdads & Taters: Red State Rebels.
If capitalism were so successful at eliminating poverty, the United States today should be a paradise on earth.
Planned obsolescence is a strategy that is unique to the capitalist system. Under this strategy, products are designed to be phased out. This results in a waste of resources and labor power.