Economic Update: Corporate Capitalism in Decline [CLIP]

[WOLFF] Where in the broader picture, of what you see going on in the United States and beyond, is the problem of the economic system? What we talk about on this program? I thought my viewers and listeners would enjoy how it looks from another perspective. From yours, you have Continue Reading

Economics of Climate Change: Why Capitalism is Better Than Socialism Part 2

Their answer to trying solving the problem to overthrow capitalism “I’m Francesca Fiorentini and in this episode we’re looking at the failures of profit driven climate change solutions and why the cooking of our planet is becoming a recipe for socialism.” Now, you don’t live under a capitalist system because Continue Reading

Economics of Climate Change: Climate Change is Anti Capitalism Part 1

“Can we keep capitalism and stop climate change?” Yes, we can. My argument on climate change is that it is a time cycle. We, on this planet earth should look after our natural resources and look after the planet, there’s no denying that fact, such as, for example; make better Continue Reading

Capitalism can’t combat climate change

Hey, everybody. My name’s Kim Siever. Welcome back to my channel. Capitalism cannot be the vehicle to combat climate change. Capitalism is built on a foundation of creating profit. The most popular way of creating profit is through reducing input costs. This is often seen in labour costs, but it Continue Reading

Rojava, Kurdish autonomy and radical democracy

When you hear the word Syria, you might think about the nearly decade-long civil war, you might think about the devastation in Aleppo, you might think about the refugee crisis, you might think about the fight against ISIL or Daesh, you might think that that fights nearly over, you might Continue Reading

White Nationalism, Liberal Democracy, And The Historical Myths of Whiteness w/ Rhyd Wildermuth

so if they were to go back far enough into like say the Vikings or something right in the Viking lore you know that that would somehow support their views that they have now like they’re trying to turn their their whiteness into something that can be associated with their Continue Reading

Economic Update: Capitalism’s (Uncounted) Health Costs

Welcome friends to another edition of Economic Update a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives, our jobs, our incomes, our debts those coming down the road for us and for our children. I’m your host Richard Wolff. I have been a Professor of Economics all of Continue Reading

Welcome to the CLASS WAR! – Why Capitalism SUCKS – Part 2

Hello and welcome to part 2 of Why Capitalism Sucks. If you missed part 1, there’s a link in the description. Otherwise, let’s get on with the show. This is Bob. Bob makes bicycles. It’s hard work putting together bicycles by hand in a dusty garage, but Bob loves the Continue Reading

Economic Update: Capitalism, Revolution & Socialism [CLIP]

The Soviet Union never changed something fundamental in all of the big changes they made. You can put it this way: before the Revolution, the average worker in industry, and in a farm, and in the household got up, had their tea and breakfast, and went to work, and the Continue Reading