Global Capitalism: August 2015 Monthly Update: Economics Professor Richard D. Wolff discusses the current state of the economy, locally and globally.
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Economics Professor Richard D. Wolff discusses the current state of the economy, locally and globally.
Capitalism, the Vanishing Middle and the Poor
Judson Memorial Church
239 Thompson Street at Washington Square, Manhattan
Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum, and Judson Memorial Church
These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For this Aug. 12, these will include:
1. Puerto Rico joins Detroit, Greece, etc. on capitalism’s list of victims
2. Why workers’ coops are key to the new “socialism for the 21st century”
3. Today’s assaults on workers’ pensions: analysis and real opposition
Professor Wolff’s Website: http://www.rdwolff.com
Professor Wolff’s Podcast: http://www.truth-out.org/economic-upd…
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