Priming the Trump Pump - IG UK
Prof. Wolff joins IG UK to explain President Trump's claim this week that he’d come up with the phrase ‘priming the pump’ in reference to his tax reform plans.Read more
Economic Update: Rising Costs of Capitalism's Failures
This week, Prof. Richard Wolff presents updates on courts blocking Trumps attack on sanctuary cities, selling Whole Foods, Jack Ma and blaming technology for jobs collapse, falling department store jobs since 2000, British queen's enterprise award to...READ MORE
Economic Update: Enabling Worker Coops
On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Richard Wolff presents updates on capitalism and Earth Day, Chinese movie industry overtakes Hollywood, small businesses use cooperatives to...READ MORE
Global Capitalism: April 2017 Monthly Economic Update
Global Capitalism: "Trump’s Big Economic Plans Fade"
with Richard D. Wolff
Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum & Judson Memorial Church
What is Public Debt? How is money printed? And how do Governments pay for Wars?
Professor Richard Wolff talks with acTVism Munich about public debt, the process of printing money, the role that corporate banks play...Read more
Economic Update: Capitalism in Trouble
On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Richard Wolff presents updates on major troubles (Brexit, Trump, etc.), student debt penalty, New York billionaires ask to be taxed, Trump's job fantasies, Seattle's official renters commission, age discrimination...READ MORE
The Trump Stock Market Really In Jeopardy? The Big Picture RT
With the stock market up after 8 straight days of losses, Prof. Richard Wolff talks with The Big Picture RT's Thom Hartmann about whether the economy is still heading towards another crash.Read more
Economic Update: Capitalism and Democracy
On this week's Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Puerto Rico, slave labor in the cocoa fields, worsening UK inequality, leaders imposing austerity on others, Canada's Girl Guides among tourists to shun US. Major discussions...READ MORE
Bankruptcy Protection, Debt Jubilee, Students Debt and the Credit System
In this interview Professor Richard D. Wolff talks about bankruptcy protection, debt jubilee, students debt and the function that a credit system serves in our society today.
- Why are individual guaranteed bankruptcy protection and nation states are not?
- What is debt jubilee? What relevance does debt jubilee have in today's day and age?
- Why students and working class people taking on more and more debt?
- Why are students particularly vulnerable to predatory lending?
- Is debt being used by financial institutions as a system of control?
Richard Wolff - Is Amazon the #1 Threat To Jobs? - The Big Picture RT
Prof. Wolff joins The Big Picture's Thom Hartmann to talk about major threats to American jobs. Amazon is one of the most successful American businesses of the past few decades. But is it leading to job losses for American workers.Read more