Capitalism Itself is to Blame for Donald Trump

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This article originally appeared at Billmoyers.com

America lashed out at our economic system, but our new president-elect won't be able to help. Instead, argues Professor Richard Wolff, we must change the way we approach work.

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Will Trump Stand Up To Big Business, GOP, Dems & China on Trade?

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Prof. Wolff joins Thom Hartmann on The Big Picture Interview: Global Trade Agreements...Donald Trump has promised big things for the economy once he takes office. 

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Economic Update: Trump explained

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff explains Trump. Interview about...READ MORE


KPFA's Letters and Politics: Richard Wolff on Election Day 2016

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Prof. Wolff joins KPFA's Letters and Politics to discuss the presidential race and election day 2016.

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US Election Day Special Coverage

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Prof. Wolff joins Larry King and Ameera David on RT's election coverage 2016.

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Economic Update: Economy, Psychology, Mental Health

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Harvard's greed, corp megamergers, Germany outlaws GMOs, campaign fund-raising, Koch brothers fund Catholics fighting Pope's views, Portland, OR to tax...READ MORE


The Big Picture RT: Dr. Richard Wolf - Treachery At The Fed?

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Prof. Wolff joins The Big Picture RT's Thom Hartmann to talk about the upcoming announcement by the Federal Reserve.

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Economic Update: Challenging Markets and their Results

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On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on cutting vaccine costs, shameful Harvard economics, Icelandic women on strike, and corporate merger mania. Major discussions of US medical care...READ MORE


Economic Update: Economics of Tax Avoidance

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On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on cutting funds for public higher education, Princeton avoids taxes, multinational corps get another tax break, a billionaire's yacht, and...READ MORE


Crisis – It’s How Capitalism Works

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Speak Out Now Revolutionary University hosted 2 days of presentations and discussions on current world problems and possible solutions.  Prof. Wolff addressed the instability of capitalism. Its cyclical downturns, which occur every 4 to 7 years, are responsible for the collapse of businesses and the loss of millions of jobs.  

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Prof. Wolff dissects Trump’s plan for trade, jobs on WMNF

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Prof. Wolff joins WMNF's Rob Lorei on Radioactivity Friday to discuss the state of the economy, Trump's plan for trade and...READ MORE


KPFA presents Prof. Richard Wolff "A Cure for Capitalism"`

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KPFA's Salima Hamirani speaks with Prof. Wolff about the state of politics in the US and his ideas for rewriting the economic script in the country. His latest book...READ MORE

 


Economic Update: The Pension Crisis

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on strike of Harvard workers, big food capitalists, Berlin fights gentrification, collapse of US malls, pain mess for...READ MORE


Rosa Remix: 100 años de relocalización mundial del capitalismo

This article by Richard Wolff was originally published in English at Roarmag.org. Este artículo por Richard Wolff fue publicado originalmente en inglés en Roarmag.org.
 
La excelente obra de Rosa Luxemburgo exhibe méritos extraordinarios...
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Global Capitalism: October 2016 Monthly Economic Update

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Global Capitalism, Monthly Economic Update
"A Looming Crisis: Major Candidates Ignore It"

These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Prof. Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For October 2016, these will include...READ MORE


Economic Update: Capital for Worker Coops

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on US workers' productivity rising while wages flat since 2009, US corps evading taxes, Gallup Poll on poor US job picture, wealth of  billionaires enough, if redistributed, to change...READ MORE


How Capitalism Perpetuates Immigration

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This article originally appeared at Truthout.org

Capitalism has a long, ugly history of scapegoating immigrants. The pattern has been repeated often. For example, British capitalism's drive to empire helped force the Irish, as colonial subjects, to emigrate. Miserable colonial conditions, including horrific famines, drove many Irish to labor for capitalists in England at wages lower than English workers had won. English workers raged against and clashed with the Irish immigrants more than they struggled against the colonial system that had brought them.

 

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Economic Update: Economics and Red States: Arlie Hochschild

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Corbyn's victory in UK, Uber drivers unionize, state retirement systems sued for threatening pensions, hard facts about...READ MORE


The Greylock Glass Growl: RICHARD WOLFF ON THE TPP AND VANISHING HIGHER ED CAREERS

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Prof. Wolff joins The Greylock Glass's Growl Podcast to discuss the TPP and the ever vanishing higher education careers.

 

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Economic Update: Higher Ed Class Struggles

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On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on top Corp leaders and top government officials as tight partners, British wages and...READ MORE


Prof. Wolff on TRNN: "Don't Celebrate Just Yet: Median Household Income In a 20-Year Decline"

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Recent statistics from the US Census Bureau show improvement from 2014-2015, but in reality, wages are in a real decline and no mechanisms have been put in place to prevent another crash, says Prof. Wolff.

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The Contradictions of Finance

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This article originally appeared at Truthout.org and Roar Magazine.

Like much else in economies, finance both enhances the economy's growth and development and undermines it. The balance between these contradictory effects depends on all the other aspects of an economy and society and how they all influence financial contradictions. From its first entrance into the economy -- that part of society concerned with the production and...READ MORE


Economic Update: Worker Coops Vs. Capitalism

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On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on declining US incomes, parental leave policies, rising medical deductibles...READ MORE


Global Capitalism: September 2016 Monthly Economic Update

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Global Capitalism, Monthly Economic Update:
"Labor Day: The Condition of the Working Class & Labor's Strategy"

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 September 2016, these will include...READ MORE

 


Prof. Wolff on The Big Picture RT with Thom Hartmann

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Prof. Wolff joins The Big Picture RT's Thom Hartmann to discuss whether the FED has created a "False Economy."

 

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