Economic Update: Public Service Vs. Private Profit

This week on Economic Update, Prof. Richard D. Wolff delivers updates on Economic Threats: Corbyn vs Morgan Stanley, cars for super-rich, information vs profit, Fed chair Powell's over-reach, why regulations...READ MORE


The Truth About Power and Capitalism: A Socialist Response to the Tax Bill

This article originally appeared at truthout.org.

In response to the passage of the GOP tax bill, many voices are now offering variations on the theme of "speak truth to power." It's true enough that tax overhaul, coming after 30 years of widening inequality, widens it further. It is likewise yet another exercise in trickle-down economics, the policy promise that direct economic help to corporations and the rich will eventually lift up the rest of us. The GOP and Trump conveniently disregard the countless economists who have shown that trickle-down is a false promise.

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Looting on a Grand Scale by Ultra Rich: Republican Tax Plan's Real Goal

Prof. Wolff joins Brian Becker and John Kiriakou of Loud & Clea to talk about the Republican Tax Plan which could be signed into law as early as next week. 

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Economic Update: Different Economics, Different Policies

On this week's show, Prof. Richard D. Wolff presents updates on UK company's parental leave policies, Citibank fined for abusing student borrowers, US tobacco companies...READ MORE

 


Global Capitalism: December 2017 Monthly Economic Update

Global Capitalism: "What the tax “reform” bill means to us all"
with Richard D. Wolff 
These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month...READ MORE

Prof. Wolff on CPR News

Prof. Wolff speaks with Don DeBar of Community Public Radio about Trump's tax plan.

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Economic Update: Revolt Against Sexual Abuse

On this week's show, Prof. Richard D. Wolff provides updates on the international response to Trump’s tax plan, the impact of the GOP tax plan on U.S. graduate students, foreclosure stats and the...READ MORE


Is Libertarianism compatible with Capitalism?

In this educational video Professor Richard D. Wolff talks to acTVism Munich about whether libertarianism is compatible with capitalism.

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Economic Update: Which Way For US Economy

On this week’s episode of Economic Update, Prof. Richard D. Wolff covers updates on Uber’s corrupt profiteering, the immoral cancer research conducted and sponsored by the sugar industry, the conflict of...READ MORE


Trump Best Organizer I Can Ever Have!

Prof. Richard D. Wolff joins The Jimmy Dore Show and talks about the Trump and his administration.

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