Capitalism Hits Home: Cruel Optimism
[S04 E05] New
In this episode of CHH, Dr. Fraad explores the concept of cruel optimism from Lauren Berlant's book. American culture teaches us to look on the bright side. Nonetheless, the blight side of US life is...Read more
Capitalism Hits Home: George Floyd and the Eruption of American Rage- Part 1
[S2 E10] New
On this part 1 of 2, America is a powder keg waiting to explode from 50 years of a class war in which we became...Read more
Capitalism Hits Home: Why Can we NOW Call Out Rampant Sexual Abuse?
Women have been abused for centuries. This podcast examines the sea change in US gender roles that has rendered toxic...Read more
Capitalism Hits Home: Public Policy, Private Pain
Dr. Fraad talks about how public policies, past and present, serve corporate profits but undermine families, households and personal relationships.Read more
Capitalism Hits Home: What Keeps Americans from Protesting?
American men are in trouble. The male sex role crushes tenderness and sensitivity in little boys. The only emotion they are freely allowed is anger. US males are disparaged for any emotional vulnerability and tenderness.Read more
Capitalism Hits Home
How does capitalism affect our personal lives? How does the economy affect life at home, relationships at work, romance and dating? Capitalism Hits Home with Dr. Harriet Fraad explores what is happening in the economic realm and its impact on our individual and social psychology.
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Capitalism Hits Home Release Schedule:
As of September 2020, Capitalism Hits Home is released weekly, on Thursday, both as a podcast, and on Democracy at Work's YouTube channel.
Capitalism Hits Home Episode Lists:
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All episodes are available to be watched on the Capitalism Hits Home playlist on Democracy at Work's YouTube channel.