In Trouble in Paradise, Slavoj Zizek, one of our most famous, most combative phi
losophers, explains how by drawing on the ideas of communism, we can find a way
out of the crisis of capitalism. There is obviously trouble in the global capita
list paradise. But why do we find it so difficult to imagine a way out of the cr
isis we're in? It is as if the trouble feeds on itself: the march of capitalism
has become inexorable, the only game in town.