Cornel West: How Intellectuals Betrayed the Poor

I think one was, there was an idolizing of unfettered markets. And much if not most of the intelligentsia were duped. I recall traveling with my dear brother Michael Harrington and talking with brother Stanley Aronowitz years ago. And you know, here we’re engaged in critiques of unfettered markets, and Continue Reading

Puppy Elephant Defends Capitalism

Good morning, Hank, it’s Sunday. It’s news day and the news around here is that my house is a construction zone and most of the electricity is turned off and we don’t have any place to sleep and, unrelated to the incredibly expensive home renovation, my basement flooded on Friday, Continue Reading

Precis of Social Inequality Caused By Traditional Capitalism, And Hints At A Solution

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Capitalism Hits Home: Jeffrey Epstein: Literal Rape by the 1% – Part 2

Hello, this is Dr. Harriet Fraad on capitalism, its home and interpersonal update. This is a show about the intersection of capitalism, class and our personal lives. To continue the discussion on Jeffrey Epstein. Money does talk and buys silence as well. There is a syndrome whereof wealthy people give Continue Reading

Economic Update: Working Class History and the 2020 Election

Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives. I’m your host, Richard Wolff, and today’s program takes into account the fact that Americans are beginning to look into the election — the big one for president coming up next Continue Reading

Capitalism Hits Home: Sugar Arrangements: Intimate Personal Connection For Sale [Clip]

The sugar industry or sugar arrangements have mushroomed in the United States in tandem with the mushrooming costs of higher education, and the shift of the tax burden on to the mass of people. Without a college degree, young people face a wall in employment and future opportunities. For almost Continue Reading

Economic Update: Reparations and Forgiving Student Debts

Welcome, friends, to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives. I’m your host, Richard Wolff. I want to jump right into a remarkable story. I want to talk about people who don’t get talked about enough. Two million Americans are what Continue Reading

Warren Buffett Socialist – Fox News

boxes is a new talking point which is that uh… people who’ll are of wall street titans itll investor legislate warren buffett are socialist now yes if they what i warren buffett aurora new york times op ed saying for the love of god tax the rich too we have Continue Reading

Top 5 Wealthiest Religious Organizations In The World

Top 5 Richest Religions in the World Hi lovely people! Today we are discussing about the financial status of some of the biggest religions of the world. No matter in which part of the world you live in or the kind of lifestyle you follow, religion is a common string Continue Reading

True Capitalism is Universal Access, says Wendell Pierce

There’s so many people that don’t believe a rising tide floats all boats. They see it as socialism. That’s what the response is to Bernie Sanders. And what Bernie Sanders is saying and what many people are saying is the two can coexist. We have the ability to be capitalists. Continue Reading