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An interview with Terry D. Kester on "What's at Stake" on WPFW 89.3

This interview originally appeared on WPFW 89.3

An interview with Terry D. Kester on "What's at Stake" on WPFW 89.3 FM in Washington DC about the LIBOR scandal.

'Let Fury Have the Hour'

  Let Fury Have the Hour, directed, written, and produced by Antonino D’Ambrosio. (USA) – World Premiere, Documentary. A generation of artists used their creativity as a response to the reactionary politics that came to define our culture in the 1980s. This dynamic and exhilarating documentary brings together more than 50 big-name musicians, writers, artists, and thinkers to trace a momentous social history from the cynical heyday of Reagan and Thatcher to today—and impart a message of hope.

After Five Years: Report Card on Crisis Capitalism

This article originally appeared on Truthout's website.

Economic Update: "Banks, Banksters and Crisis Finance"

Updates on LIBOR-bank scandal in London and looming big city bankruptcy in North Las Vegas. Interview Prof. William K. Tabb on banks and finance. Responses to questions on relation of anarchism and Marxism and on basic issues in US healthcare debate.  

On Economic Update with Professor Richard Wolff, Wolff and guests will discuss the current state of the economy, both locally and globally in relation to the economic crisis.

KPFA 94.1 Up Front - Richard Wolff on the EuroCrisis

This radio show originally appeared on KPFA 94.1

Europe's in a panic. The central banks' just lowered interest rates to record lows -- but that, plus a bank bailout, hasn't kept Spanish bond rates from pushing into the danger zone. Marxist Economist Richard Wolff discusses the roots of the crisis -- who's benefitted, and who's lost, from creating a monetary union in Europe.

Robin Hood Tax Explained

This video originally aired on RT-America

There is a growing movement in America that could potentially close the ever growing wealth inequality gap. The proposed "Robin Hood tax" would be a fee charged anytime a transaction on Wall Street is made. For decades these traders have avoided paying taxes, so is now the time to implement the Robin Hood tax, and is it really stealing? Richard Wolff, author of Occupy the Economy, helps us answer these questions.

Economic Update - "Lessons from Economic History"

Updates on "university is not a business," attacking public workforces, and Stockton, CA bankruptcy. Major discussion: learning from history of capitalism's instability and crises. Questions answered on banks, Federal Reserve and the philosophy of labor.

On Economic Update with Professor Richard Wolff, Wolff and guests will discuss the current state of the economy, both locally and globally in relation to the economic crisis.

Economic Update Podcast on Itunes now available

  You are now able to access a podcast of Economic Update through Itunes.   Follow these intrsuctions to submit the podcast to your Itunes account.   1. Open Itunes 2. Choose "File" 3. Choose "Subscribe to Podcast" from the File menu 4. Enter this url - http://www.democracyatwork.info/category/economic-update-radio-show/feed/?post_type=radio 5. Click "OK"   The name of the program will appear, although Professor Wolff's will not. We are still working on that issue.   Thank you for tuning in!

Richard Wolff on Leaving Our Unstable System

This article originally appeared on The Boston Occupier's website.

For 50 years, it has been impossible in the United States to seriously debate or criticize our economic system. The different points of view represent different ways of cheerleading for it. So in a sense, we shouldn’t be so surprised that our system isn’t working real well.

Yes, there is an alternative to capitalism: Mondragon shows the way

This article originally appeared on The Guardian's website

Go here for the Spanish translated version.

There is no alternative ("Tina") to capitalism?

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