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Economic Update: How Economies Change [CLIP] Economic Update: How Economies Change [CLIP]

In Cuba, it’s in front of a challenge: you have to move to a society more inclusive, in which everybody fits in. How do you do that? No more is this central planning system, it’s no longer working. Today, the State is not the only one providing incomes, jobs, education, even education. And it’s scared.…

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Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP] Economic Update: Capitalism, Corporations and Media [CLIP]

As a critic of capitalism, most of my life I have had to be pretty much on the edge of what’s allowable to be said. It’s clear to me that over the last six years. there has been a radical change. It is now possible to question capitalism, to criticize it. The very word capitalism…

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Economic Update: Capitalism, Revolution & Socialism [CLIP] 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 conditions of which, under which…

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Economic Update: Capitalism Breeds Inequality Economic Update: Capitalism Breeds Inequality

Welcome friends to another edition of economic update a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives jobs debts incomes the growth of some parts of the world economy their shrinkage of other parts and how it impacts all of us I’m your host Richard Wolff I’ve been a professor of economics all…

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Economic Update: Transition Beyond Capitalism Economic Update: Transition Beyond Capitalism

Welcome friends to another edition of Economic Update, a weekly program devoted to the economic dimensions of our lives, jobs, incomes, debts, those of our children, and those looming down the road facing us. I’m your host Richard Wolff. I’ve been a Professor of Economics all my adult life, and I’m trying to use that…

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Richard Wolff Explains 3 Kinds of Socialism Richard Wolff Explains 3 Kinds of Socialism

So I want to devote this program to going over with you the three major ways this idea of socialism is understood, because those ways are relevant today, those ways are fighting it out amongst themselves in terms of the allegiance, feelings and thoughts of people around the world, and they’re going to shape our…

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