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Oct 23, 2012

Waste

The food thrown away in Europe and North America would be enough to feed all the hungry people in the world three times over.

 

Source: http://whypoverty.net/en_GB/video/128.

Oct 12, 2012

How the rich can create jobs: pay taxes!

Nick Hanauer, a successful capitalist, on why inequality is bad and taxes on the rich are good for job creation:

Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bBx2Y5HhplI

 

Aug 2, 2012

Pirate banking

James Henry, author of “The Price of Offshore,” interviewed by Democracy Now’s Amy Goodman:


Source: http://vod.io/5xkGX/

Jul 31, 2012

America’s sick health system

Selling health insurance isn’t like selling shoes, as Econ4’s Gerald Friedman explains in this Real News Network interview:


More at The Real News

Source: http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=8638.

 

Jun 29, 2012

Too-big-to-fail banks: Heads they win, tails we lose

Yves Smith of Naked Capitalism and Matt Taibbi of Rolling Stone dissect the corrupt nexus between our financial system and our political system:

Source: http://billmoyers.com/segment/matt-taibbi-and-yves-smith-on-the-follies-of-big-banks-and-government/

 

Jun 6, 2012

Fatter Cats

Check out the astonishing rise in CEO pay in the United States:

Source: http://telltalechart.org/

Apr 27, 2012

Colbert: United Against Them

Stephen Colbert finds common ground between liberals and conservatives: blame immigrants for climate change.

 

Mar 18, 2012

Work less, live better

“One has to recapture the idea that there is something called a good life to which wealth is a means…”

Source: http://www.youtube.com/social/blog/neweconomics-org.

 

Feb 4, 2012

We’re Not Broke

Watch the trailer for the new film, We’re Not Broke

“…the story of U.S. corporations dodging billions of dollars in income tax, and how seven fed-up Americans take their frustration to the streets…and vow to make the corporations pay their fair share.” – from werenotbrokemovie.com

Feb 1, 2012

Robert F. Kennedy versus GDP

Hear Robert F. Kennedy’s words, just as compelling today as when they were spoken shortly before his assassination in 1968:

Source: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77IdKFqXbUY