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Capitalism Hits the Fan Movie

Watch as Professor Richard Wolff breaks down the root causes of today's economic crisis, showing how it was decades in the making and in fact reflects seismic failures within the structures of American-style capitalism itself. Wolff traces the source of the economic crisis to the 1970s, when wages began to stagnate and American workers were forced into a dysfunctional spiral of borrowing and debt that ultimately exploded in the mortgage meltdown.

Prof. Wolff speaks to The Big Picture's Thom Hartmann about Market Meltdown

Prof. Wolff talks to The Big Picture's Thom Hartmann about Monday’s historic lows in the financial markets. Prof. Wolff breaks down China’s economy and if the devaluation of the yuan is the root to this market meltdown. Then Prof. Wolff and Thom take a look at the U.S. economy and review wage growth, inequality, and pensions. 

Global Capitalism: August 2015 Monthly Update

Capitalism, the Vanishing Middle and the Poor

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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 this Aug. 12, these will include:

Prof. Wolff and Cornel West talk about Capitalism and White Supremacy on GRITtv

A conversation about capitalism with two brilliant minds, Cornel West and  Prof. Wolff, together in a rare joint appearance. 

Prof. Wolff Makes Sense of the Greek Debacle on Uprising Pacifica Radio

Greece was rocked with reports over the weekend about secret plans by a faction of the anti-austerity Syriza Party, to possibly transform the currency from the Euro to the Drachma.

Global Capitalism: July 2015 Monthly Economic Update

“Winners and Losers in Today's Shifting Capitalism”

Prof. Wolff joins The Big Picture RT's Thom Hartmann: "Is China’s Bubble About To Burst? Look Out US!"

Prof. Wolff joins The Big Picture RT's Thom Hartmann to discuss the latest on China. China - the world's second biggest economy - recently saw its stock market plummet 30 percent in a month. Does this mean that next big economic crisis is right around the corner?

Prof. Wolff: On Bernie Sanders and Socialism | #GRITtv

Prof. Wolff joins GRITtv's Laura Flanders to talk about Sanders and Socialism. Is socialism still an American taboo? 

Prof. Wolff on Roots of Greek Crisis, Debt Relief & Rise of Anti-Capitalism in Europe on Democracy Now!

Prof.Wolff joins Amy Goodman of Democracy Now! to discuss the latest on the economic and political situation in Greece and the rise of anti-capitalism in Europe

TRANSCRIPTS:

AMY GOODMAN: Richard Wolff, Germany clearly is controlling this situation, of any country. Why do they want to crush Greece? Or do they?

Prof. Wolff Discusses Greece Negotiations on RT International

Richard Wolff Discusses Greece Negotiations on RT International

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