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Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff

Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff takes complex economic issues and makes them understandable, empowering listeners with information to analyze not only their own financial situation but the economy at large. By focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life - wages, jobs, taxes, debts, interest rates, prices, and profits - the program explores alternative ways to organize markets and government policies. Today, it is played on 120+ radio stations nationwide and available for video streaming online. Economic Update is a Democracy at Work (d@w) production. d@w produces media and live events that aim to expose capitalism’s systemic problems and to show how democratizing our workplaces solves them. We can do better than capitalism.

Full Episodes

Economic Update: Valuing Work by Women of Color

Economic Update: Valuing Work by Women of Color

Economic Update: Capitalism versus Democracy

Economic Update: Capitalism versus Democracy

Economic Update: How U.S. Capitalism Uses Nationalism

Economic Update: How U.S. Capitalism Uses Nationalism

Economic Update: A Green Third Party for the U.S.

Economic Update: A Green Third Party for the U.S.

Economic Update: Workers Successfully Take Over their Workplaces

Economic Update: Workers Successfully Take Over their Workplaces

Economic Update: When Economic Systems Fail

Economic Update: When Economic Systems Fail

Dems' Self-promotion Versus Hard Economic Realities

Dems' Self-promotion Versus Hard Economic Realities

Economic Update: Marxism's Ongoing Relevance

Economic Update: Marxism's Ongoing Relevance

Economic Update: Finally a Tiny Sales Tax on Stocks

Economic Update: Finally a Tiny Sales Tax on Stocks

Economic Update: People to People:Horizontal Social Change

Economic Update: People to People:Horizontal Social Change

Economic Update: Socialism and Puerto Rico

Economic Update: Socialism and Puerto Rico

Economic Update: Why Capitalism Reproduces Inequality & a Solution

Economic Update: Why Capitalism Reproduces Inequality & a Solution

Economic Update: The U.S. Political Right in Anger & Mourning

Economic Update: The U.S. Political Right in Anger & Mourning

Economic Update: History's Lessons on Capitalism's Failures: Germany and U.S.

Economic Update: History's Lessons on Capitalism's Failures: Germany and U.S.

The Economics Lessons Taught by the Pandemic

The Economics Lessons Taught by the Pandemic

Externalities and Capitalism's Inefficiencies

Externalities and Capitalism's Inefficiencies

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