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.

Published on Aug 13, 2015

Capitalism, the Vanishing Middle and the Poor

Judson Memorial Church
Assembly Hall
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…

Permission to reprint Professor Wolff’s writing and videos is granted on an individual basis. Please contact profwolff@rdwolff.com to request permission. We reserve the right to refuse or rescind permission at any time.

Thanks to Prof Wolff for permission to repost this video.

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