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Weekly Roundup: September 30, 2020

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New this week: Economic Update with Richard Wolff, Capitalism Hits Home, Anti-Capitalist Chronicles, Ask Prof Wolff, and Wolff Responds...


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Do we permit capitalism to take us down with it? Global Capitalism: September 2020

"All economic systems are born, they evolve and change over time, and then they die, giving birth to the next system. Slavery: born, evolves, dies. Feudalism: is born, evolves, dies. Capitalism: born, evolves… The next phase is the passing away and where before I understood that as something that was coming, I now begin to think it's already here." - Richard Wolff

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Weekly Roundup: September 23, 2020

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New this week: Economic Update with Richard Wolff, Capitalism Hits Home with new co-host Julianna Forlano, All Things Co-op, Ask Prof Wolff, and Wolff Responds...


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Prof Wolff's new book is now available!

The Sickness is the System: When Capitalism Fails to Save Us from Pandemics or Itself by Prof Wolff is a unique collection of over 50 essays, that argues "returning to normal" no longer responds adequately to the accumulated problems of US capitalism. What is necessary, instead, is transition toward a new economic system that works for all of us. 

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Weekly Roundup: September 16, 2020

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New this week: a NEW BOOK by Prof Wolff, Economic Update with Richard Wolff, Global Capitalism September 2020, Ask Prof Wolff, and Wolff Responds...


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Athlete & #ScholarStrike: Reasons to celebrate Labor Day 2020

The American worker is in bad shape this Labor Day 2020. In the labor day episode of Economic Update, Prof Wolff talks about the Federal Reserve's most recent pro-inflation policy that will continue to savage the working class. Labor journalist and guest Bob Hennelly reasons that the lack of response and militancy by unions to policies such as President Trump’s use of the Defense Production Act to force workers back to meat processing plants, is due to long standing issues within such organizations: corruption and lack of succession planning for bringing in new generations of leaders.

But amongst all the bad news, is there something to celebrate this Labor Day 2020? Both Prof Wolff and Bob Hennelly say “YES.”

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Weekly Roundup: September 9, 2020

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New this week: Economic Update with Richard Wolff, All Things Co-op, and Ask Prof Wolff...


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The Reality of Labor Day 2020

A Labor Day message from Prof. Wolff. 

"What should we celebrate on Labor Day 2020 when tens of millions of US workers are jobless, the desperately needed extra $600 per week unemployment compensation is being reduced, and millions of jobs will never return?..."

 

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Weekly Roundup: September 2, 2020

Check out the latest content from Democracy at Work.

New this week: Economic Update with Richard Wolff, Capitalism Hits Home, Ask Prof Wolff and Wolff Responds...


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Meet Julianna Forlano, new co-host of Capitalism Hits Home

We are very excited to welcome Julianna Forlano as a new co-host of Capitalism Hits Home! She will be joining Dr. Harriet Fraad to discuss how capitalism affects our personal lives.

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