A Patron of Economic Update asks: "Could you talk about how the U.S. still has colonies around the globe and how they have exploited them for over 100 years to the level of making them almost completely dependent on the US market? (i.e. Puerto Rico, USVI, Guam, etc.) And how, especially in PR, there is a movement to make these colonies a part of the Union so that the Democratic Party could benefit with extra seats in Congress and expand the US empire."
This is Professor Richard Wolff's video response.
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