Economic Update: Capitalism's Results

On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Obama on/in Detroit, Walmart closing stores, Santa Fe and public banking, food-makers' profits vs people's health. Major discussion of...READ MORE


Economic Update: Fighting Rightist Economics

On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on worker actions by UK's "junior doctors" and Detroit teachers, Flint's poisoned water, Supreme Court struggle. More on US govt subsidy of religion. Interview on worker coops with...READ MORE


Global Capitalism: January 2016 Monthly Economic Update

Capitalism Delivers the...: Inequality, Instability, Insecurity

Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum, and Judson Memorial Church

These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For January these will include...READ MORE


Escalating global debt threatens a new financial crisis

This article originally appeared at WorldFinance.org and quotes Prof. Wolff.

Global debt is spiralling out of control and the next financial crisis appears to be imminent. With few lessons learned since the 2008 recession, what will become of the world once it has been consumed by its own losses?

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Economic Update: What Capitalism is

On this week's episode Prof. Wolff provides updates on Obamacare scandal, bank errors threaten depositors, public pension looting, subsidizing religion. Major discussion of...READ MORE


Aux États-Unis, l’intérêt porté à l’alternative grandit

- Cet article a paru au www.humanite.fr -

En octobre dernier, pour la première fois dans l’histoire du Parti démocrate, un débat a opposé les candidats (en l’occurrence Hillary Clinton et Bernie Sanders) sur le capitalisme. Même les ré- publicains reconnaissent que le creusement des inégalités devient un problème majeur pour les États-Unis. Cette critique inédite du système dans le débat public redonne l’espoir de voir renaître et se structurer une gauche.

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"Has The Crash of 2016 Now Begun? What Can & Should Be Done?" - Prof. Wolff on The Big Picture with Thom Hartmann

Prof. Wolff goes off on the state of the economy with The Big Picture's Thom Hartmann.  What no one is talking about is the fact that that China isn't driving the looming economic crash - what's driving it is the fact that so-called "free market" capitalism and austerity politics are failing at a global scale. 

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Economic Update: Economics and Real Issues

This episode provides updates on economics vs. the "free press," Nevada vs. public education and bikes displacing cars in Europe. We also respond to listeners' questions on the economics of closed ACA health co-ops and on inflation's dangers and impacts. Finally, we have major discussions on the Massachusetts Senate bill to tax rich universities and answering the question: "What is Capitalism?"  READ MORE


An Evening with Richard Wolff by KPFT 90.1-FM Houston

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Professor Richard Wolff appeared at a fundraiser for KPFT 90.1 FM in Houston.  He gives a compelling speech on what ails America and provides solutions. The second video is a Q&A session with the attendees. READ MORE


A costura do New Deal

Neste trecho, Prof. Wolff discorre sobre o papel dos movimentos sociais e partidos políticos da esquerda americana na costura do New Deal - o Novo Acordo -, programa que integrou diversas políticas públicas responsáveis por retirar os EUA da pior depressão capitalista de todos os tempos.

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