Harriet Fraad discusses some of the trends related to pharmaceuticals and prescription drugs in the United States, and some of the consequences of these trends.
Richard Wolff appears as a guest on Thom Hartmann's The Big Picture to further discuss the circumstances of Greece and the continuing austerity measures, and how some of this may foreshadow potential impacts in the United States, as well as other places in Europe.
These Tuesday evenings will each begin with an update and analysis of major economic events of the last month and their contexts of longer-term economic trends shaping politics and society here and abroad. We will focus on the evolving global capitalist economic crisis and its consequences. We will examine topics such as
Richard Wolff joins David Pakman to discuss the impact that the President of the United States has, and can have, on the changes in gas and oil prices.
The Republican Party may have its doubts about Mitt Romney, but when it comes to Wall Street it is a completely different story. Financial executives are throwing their support, and their money, behind Romney's bid for the White House.
Figures released recently show Wall Street has shifted its support toward the former Massachusetts governor and away from Barack Obama, the US president.