2020-07-13 14:52:28

Economic Update: Sports And Capitalism

On this week's show, Prof. Wolff presents updates on false "trade-off" between illness and economy, going from normal to extraordinary injustice, hypocritical scapegoating of foreigners instead of facing domestic public health and economic failures.

Lastly, the tragic neglect of education during the pandemic and economic crash.

On the second half of the show, Prof. Wolff is joined by Nation magazine sports editor Dave Zirin.

Economic Update with Richard D. Wolff takes complex economic issues and makes them understandable, empowering listeners with information to analyze not only their 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.

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