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Capitalism Hits the Fan Movie

Watch as Professor Richard Wolff breaks down the root causes of today's economic crisis, showing how it was decades in the making and in fact reflects seismic failures within the structures of American-style capitalism itself. Wolff traces the source of the economic crisis to the 1970s, when wages began to stagnate and American workers were forced into a dysfunctional spiral of borrowing and debt that ultimately exploded in the mortgage meltdown.

The EU Is 1 Big Scam & The Ukraine Is It's Next Victim...

Professor Wolff joins Thom Hartmann. Joining the European Union has been a disaster for countries like Greece – Spain – and Ireland. Austerity cuts have decimated their already struggling economies. So why is Ukraine even THINKING of moving closer to joining the EU?

Global Capitalism March 2014 Monthy Update: Obama and the Economy

Professor Wolff examines what Obama did, did not do, and aims to do in the face of ongoing economic crisis. Other major topics include the attack on employee pensions and the growing interest – in New York, the U.S. and globally – in worker cooperatives as alternatives to capitalist enterprises.

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Hearing on “Worker Cooperatives – Is This A Model That Can Lift Families Out Of Poverty?

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TESTIMONY of Richard D. Wolff, Democracy at Work, Inc.

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The David Pakman Show Interview: Right-Wingers Favor Wealth Redistribution

Profesoor Wolff joins David Pakman to discuss redistribution of wealth and stock markets

Global Capitalism February Monthly Economic Update

Updates on major economic developments since December:  Obama's minimum wage policy, the Federal Reserve's "tapering policy" and the new Janet Yellen leadership,  slowdowns in China and the emerging markets, and Thomas Piketty's new book Capital in the 21st Century on capitalism and inequality. Major discussion of the chief causes and social effects of increasingly unequal wealth and income distributions, and the myth of returning manufacturing jobs in the US.

Global Capitalism February Monthly Economic Update

Updates on major economic developments since December:  Obama's minimum wage policy, the Federal Reserve's "tapering policy" and the new Janet Yellen leadership,  slowdowns in China and the emerging markets, and Thomas Piketty's new book Capital in the 21st Century on capitalism and inequality. Major discussion of the chief causes and social effects of increasingly unequal wealth and income distributions, and the myth of returning manufacturing jobs in the US.

The Big Picture RT Interview: "What to Do when Capitalism Fails"

Professor Wolff joins Thom Hartmann to talk about Janet Yellen.  Can Yellen help guide the US through the stormy seas ahead or is it time to radically rethink our economic course?

Lee Camp speaks with Richard Wolff on The Moment of Clarity Show

The new episode of the Moment of Clarity Show featuring economist Richard D. Wolff. There's a lot the big banks don't want you to know. In this episode we put on our rubber gloves and dive into it.

RT Interview: Richard Wolff on 90th Anniversary of Lenin's Death

Today is the 90th anniversary of the death of Vladimir Lenin - the man credited with changing the course of history for Russia, and the world. His body is on public display in central Moscow, and just like him the ideas he launched a revolution for are not exactly buried. For Russians, 70 years of the Soviet Union left most people indifferent towards Lenin's legacy. Hovewer, the socialist ideas he fought for have gained some traction in the West. Economist Richard Wolff joins RT for a detailed look at socialist ideas.

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