Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff
By Democracy at Work, Richard D. Wolff
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Economic Update is a weekly nationally syndicated radio program produced by Democracy at Work and hosted by Richard D. Wolff. The program explores complex economic issues and empowers listeners with information to analyze their own financial situation as well as the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies.
||CleanEconomic Update: Historic Lessons||Updates on Nissan emissions cheating, Americans value labor unions, 2017 corp tax cuts boost share prices, worsened inequality, Trump/GOP trade war reality vs fakery. Interview Elizabeth Marciano, West Va. teacher on state's successful, historic 2018...||7/12/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEconomic Update: Labor Versus Capitalism||Updates on the Left victory in Mexico's election, SCOTUS's Janus decision, Foxconn fakery in Wisconsin, forced labor for Medicaid beneficiaries, and scapegoating of immigrants exposed. Interview with Dr. Harriet Fraad on the personal, psychological...||7/5/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEconomic Update: Criticizing Capitalism||Updates on Colorado’s laws favoring coops, capitalism and suicide, rent control on California ballot, foreign trade controls, French govt vs GE, Ford buys station it helped wreck. Interview with David Harvey on Marx’s contribution to understanding..||6/28/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEconomic Update: The Contributions of Karl Marx||Professor Wolff takes a deeper look at the life and work of Karl Marx in celebration of the 200th anniversary of his birth.||5/26/2018||Free||View in iTunes|
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This podcast may be the most important information of our age. The Soviet Union fell, due to going broke, The USA financial system fell due to corruption. Where no debates question our present economic system in our capital, this podcast does. Open your mind, and become the devils advocate.
The greatest economist on the web
Richard D. Wolff is the greatest economist on the web. His perspective is well researched and smart with an eye towards capitalism's excesses.
Every episode is worth a listen.
I listen to this podcast weekly, as well as his monthly presentations. I recommend them both to everyone — Prof Wolff does a great job with these.