Global powers are turning to it—with mixed success.
It may be in their own self-interest.
A sweeping new history of the country focuses primarily on elites, rather than the grassroots movements that overturned apartheid.
A new inquiry may expose Beijing’s reach in Ottawa.
The World After Capitalism
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Bhaskar Sunkara is the founding editor and publisher of Jacobin and the author of The Socialist Manifesto: The Case for Radical Politics in an Era of Extreme Inequality.