We live in unusual times. The dominant political discourse in the UK is neo-liberal, and increasingly, social work education courses are encouraged (forced?) to move away from critiquing this or allowing even brief consideration of Marxist viewpoints.
Yet protests, strikes and grassroots political engagement are all growing, calling out for genuine alternatives to the Austerity Agenda.
Iain Ferguson contributes an essay on Fromm, and the place of his work when thinking of a saner, fairer modern society. You can access this free resource below: