Prof. Wolff joins Boom Bust. As automation expands, what will be the fate of labor and manufacturing workers across the globe?

This post was originally published on this siteAs technology progresses and automation expands, what will be the fate of labor and manufacturing workers across the globe? Prof. Wolff joins Boom Bust to analyze automation and answers who will see the boon from bots in the workforce. Please follow and like us:

Prof. Wolff on Loud and Clear. Are we headed toward recession?

This post was originally published on this siteThis interview originally aired on Radio Sputnik Loud and ClearProf. Wolff joins Loud and Clear. Big tech firms were under fire at a high profile Congressional hearing conducted by the House Judiciary Committee on July 16, raising the spectre of serious anti-trust action against Amazon and other tech giants. Meanwhile, … Read moreProf. Wolff on Loud and Clear. Are we headed toward recession?

Prof. Wolff on Thom Hartmann Show to discuss Trump forcing the Fed to keep interest rates low

This post was originally published on this siteProf. Wolff joined Thom Hartmann to discuss whether or not Donald Trump is forcing the federal reserve to keep interest rates low, to ensure he is re-elected in 2020. The Government in a capitalist system is the lender and spender of last resort. When things are going well, business … Read moreProf. Wolff on Thom Hartmann Show to discuss Trump forcing the Fed to keep interest rates low

Prof. Wolff joins Rick Sanchez to share insights on Deutsche Bank’s mass Layoffs

This post was originally published on this siteProf. Wolff joins Rick Sanchez to share his insights on Deutsche Bank plans to lay off 18,000 employees over the next three years, along with other changes to its business model. He argues that Deutsche Bank’s announcement of the layoffs three years in advance may have been a … Read moreProf. Wolff joins Rick Sanchez to share insights on Deutsche Bank’s mass Layoffs

Prof. Wolff on The Real News Network

This post was originally published on this siteProf. Wolff says T-Mobile and Sprint Merger Endangers Free Media. He discusses the $26 billion merger between T-Mobile and Sprint, which the FCC announced is “in the public interest.” The merger could create an even bigger media and telecommunication monopoly that will crush medium and small enterprises. Please follow and like … Read moreProf. Wolff on The Real News Network

News. Views. Hughes – July 2, 2019

This post was originally published on this sitehttps://www.rt.com/shows/news-views-hughes/463243-news-views-hughes-july-2/ Who gets the gold from the overthrow of governments? Economist and founder of “Democracy at Work” Professor Richard Wolff joins News.Views.Hughes to discuss the UK’s taxation of seized Libyan wealth following the ousting and murder of Muammar Qaddafi. Please follow and like us:

Global Capitalism: July 2019 Economic Update

This post was originally published on this siteEconomic Issues of the Upcoming US Elections with Richard D. Wolff  Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum & Judson Memorial Church In connection with Wolff’s discussion of the main topic above, he will also cover the following issues at the July 10th, 2019, event…READ MORE Please follow and … Read moreGlobal Capitalism: July 2019 Economic Update

Evet, Kapitalizmden Daha İyisini Yapabiliriz

This post was originally published on this siteThis article originally appeared at CommonDreams.org. Special thanks to Aydın ÖRDEK, member of Executive Board of Mulkiye Center for Education, for providing the Turkish translation. Çeviri: Ekin Keskin* Kapitalizm kendisini sürekli olarak daha büyük bir eşitsizliğe, istikrarsızlığa ve adaletsizliğe sürüklerken, kapitalizmi eleştirenler çoğalıyor. Kapitalizmin endişeli savunucuları iki şekilde tepki … Read moreEvet, Kapitalizmden Daha İyisini Yapabiliriz

Heterodox Economics at John Jay College

This post was originally published on this siteAuthors: Richard D. Wolff and Ian J. Seda-Irizarry Richard D. Wolff (RDW): As a professor of economics, all my adult life I’ve had to struggle with a difficult sad fact about economics education in colleges and universities in the United States for the last half century. Because of … Read moreHeterodox Economics at John Jay College

American History and the 2020 Election

This post was originally published on this siteThis article originally appeared at Counterpunch.org Whatever distractions candidates promote to win voters, some underlying issues will wield their influence on 2020 election outcomes in any case. The biggest of these are the historically accumulated anger and betrayal felt by millions of working class Americans. Since the 1970s, … Read moreAmerican History and the 2020 Election

Socialism and Workers’ Coops

This post was originally published on this siteThis article originally appeared at Counterpunch.org. Actually existing socialisms since the 1917 Soviet revolution leave a rich legacy: aspects to build on, aspects to reject. Collective consumption (free education, medical care, subsidized housing, transport, etc.) is among the first and party dictatorship is among the second. Those socialisms’ … Read moreSocialism and Workers’ Coops

What is class?

This post was originally published on this siteThere is an entire body of political science thinking that has been unavailable in this country for many years because of its association with socialism and the left that have been demonized. Prof. Wolff joins Richard Eskow of The Zero Hour to talk about the insight that literature could offer us. Please follow … Read moreWhat is class?

Global Capitalism: May 2019 Economic Update

This post was originally published on this siteRise of Socialism in the US Today with Richard D. Wolff  Co-sponsored by Democracy at Work, Left Forum & Judson Memorial Church These programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month, then Prof. Wolff analyzes several major economic issues. For May … Read moreGlobal Capitalism: May 2019 Economic Update

US Unemployment Numbers and Other Ways to Hide the Truth

This post was originally published on this siteProf. Wolff joins “By Any Means Necessary” to break down the good, the bad and the ugly of the latest US unemployment numbers, the media and political manipulation of economic numbers, American capitalism’s multi-faceted debt crisis, and why it is time to move past capitalism. Please follow and … Read moreUS Unemployment Numbers and Other Ways to Hide the Truth

The Truth About Modern Monetary Theory

This post was originally published on this siteWhat is modern monetary theory? Richard Wolff joined Thom to explain. MMT or Modern Monetary Theory is becoming a point of contention in the Democratic Party,. But what is it and what does it mean? How does a government, or a political candidate use modern monetary theory, Can modern monetary theory help … Read moreThe Truth About Modern Monetary Theory

Yes, We Can do Better Than Capitalism

This post was originally published on this siteThis article originally appeared at CommonDreams.org. As capitalism drives itself into ever-greater inequality, instability and injustice, its critics multiply. Worried defenders react in two ways. Many dismiss the criticisms. After all, capitalism has been around a long time and weathered ups and downs before. They presume or hope … Read moreYes, We Can do Better Than Capitalism

In US and UK, the Working and Middle Classes Are Under Attack

This post was originally published on this siteThis article originally appeared at Truthout.org The crises affecting the political economies of the U.K. and U.S. are strikingly parallel. The 2008 capitalist crash hit and hurt both badly. Each arranged government bailouts of their major banks and many large corporations. After 2008, they both imposed real economic … Read moreIn US and UK, the Working and Middle Classes Are Under Attack

Trump Has Politicized the Fed. Now What Happens to Democracy?

This post was originally published on this siteHas the FED ever been politicized the way Trump is proposing now and what would be the result of that? Prof. Wolff joins The Thom Hartmann program to answer questions about Donald Trump’s attack on the FED and what it means for our country and economy. Please follow … Read moreTrump Has Politicized the Fed. Now What Happens to Democracy?