THIS WEEK'S TOPICS (w/timestamps): 00:43 - Updates on high US maternal death rate; 02:33 - wealth inequality and the Pope; 08:21 - #MeToo hits the banks; 10:45 - Macron and Black Rock plot French pension "reform;" 12:56 - dying Newsweek caught in corruption scandal using bible college; 14:14 - announcements; 15:09 - SPECIAL GUEST: Prof. Wolff interviews Prof. Gertrude Goldberg on US unemployment, its social costs, and struggle for a universal job guarantee.
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