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Prof. Wolff on Follow The Money Daily

PODCAST: Is Capitalism Broken?

Prof. Wolff discusses with Jerry Robinson the dark side of capitalism on Follow The Money Daily podcast.

 

Global Capitalism: August 2015 Monthly Update

Capitalism, the Vanishing Middle and the Poor

Judson Memorial Church

Assembly Hall

239 Thompson Street at Washington Square, Manhattan

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 this Aug. 12, these will include:

Economic Update: System Toxicity

Updates on China's currency moves, UK'S Corbyn like US Sanders, adjuncts unionize, Pepsi and Coke offer self-serving health advice, Rand Paul's misunderstanding of economics. We answer questions about what happened to US real wages from 1974 to 2014. We analyze why no consensus about global warming, what are toxic effects of rising inequality, and role of psychologists in advertising.

Déjà Vu: Germany Tightens Its Economic Power Over Europe

This article originally appeared at Truth-out.org

Economic Update: System Badly Broken

Updates on Sawant victory, fines for defective products, slowing wages, Puerto Rico as the US Greece, economics of refugee tragedies, and crooked banks' fall guys. Response to listener questions on worker self-management. Major discussions of Germany' economic strength today and how and why political economy of capitalism is basically irrational.

Economic Update: Economic Reality Checks

Updates on Boeing and economic blackmail, socialism returns, Chrysler fine is bogus, airline fees ploy, auto union vs wage tiers. We respond to questions on stale debate at Medicare 50th anniversary and on getting financing for worker coops. Finally, we examine how China and Germany became economic powerhouses.

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. 

Economic Update: Capitalism's Endless Costs

Updates on Coke vs Pepsi war, price gouging on cancer drugs, Corwyn good for UK Labor Party, and new Pope's strong anti-capitalist speeches. We respond to listeners' questions on guaranteed basic income and on why public employees are not an economic negative. Major attention is given to supporting countries that refuse to pay certain govt debts and especially to Greece in a review of is dramatic recent struggles.

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