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How building a community of care can improve farmworkers’ health

December 7, 2019 at 1:15 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

JUDY WOODRUFF: Finally: Farm workers face major challenges accessing health care. But a group in Southeastern Arizona has a unique solution that appears to be working. From the Cronkite School of Journalism at Arizona State University, Anikka Abbott reports. ANIKKA ABBOTT: Bend, pluck, place, repeat. For hours a day, workers at NatureSweet farms in Southeast

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“How building a community of care can improve farmworkers’ health”

Capitalism at a Crossroads

October 29, 2019 at 8:17 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

What do you think of when you hear the word capitalism? Stuff. Capitalism is essentially the only economic system around in the world today, and it’s at a bit of a crossroads. How it evolves will effect the lives of billions of people. There’s no exact moment when capitalism started. In the 16th and 17th

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Richard Wolff on the Concentration of Corporate Power

October 27, 2019 at 2:17 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

20 years ago there were approximately seven or eight thousand corporations, public companies, in the United States. Today there’s half that number. Why? Because they have concentrated. Many have become fewer. The typical corporation is therefore much larger. The Board of Directors hasn’t changed, that’s still 15 to 20 people, and the major shareholders haven’t

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“Richard Wolff on the Concentration of Corporate Power”

Richard Wolff and Lee Carter on what’s it’s like to be an elected socialist in American government

October 18, 2019 at 12:14 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

[CARTER] Well, you know I am the only socialist elected to the Virginia General Assembly. The chamber I’m in has a Republican majority. Tt’s the narrowest of Republican majorities. It’s a 51/49 chamber. But what I found is that my name is a party line issue. You know, every every Republican looks at a bill

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The Very Radical Politics Of Dolly Parton’s ‘9 to 5’

October 12, 2019 at 11:30 am | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

When you hear that opening to the 1980 Dolly Parton hit, you naturally start preparing yourself for what’s coming next – ♪ Working 9 to 5, what a way to make a living ♪ ♪ Barely getting by, it’s all taking and no giving ♪ That may seem like a weird characterization of an Academy

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“The Very Radical Politics Of Dolly Parton’s ‘9 to 5’”

Questioning the Underlying Structures of Property and Power is “Off the Table” – Vijay Prashad (2/4)

October 7, 2019 at 12:30 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

PAUL JAY: Welcome back to The Real News Network. I’m Paul Jay in Baltimore. And welcome back to Reality Asserts Itself on The Real News Network. We’re continuing our interview with Vijay Prashad. And you can find a full biography of Vijay somewhere down below the video player. But just to remind you quickly, Vijay

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“Questioning the Underlying Structures of Property and Power is “Off the Table” – Vijay Prashad (2/4)”

Richard Wolff on Conservative Response to Warren’s Wealth Tax

October 2, 2019 at 9:29 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

I’m gonna focus on Elizabeth Warren’s [wealth tax] plan because it is the most clearly and worked out and detailed plan. Here’s her plan. She would require an annual 2% tax (2%) on all portfolios or all net worth individuals who have (get ready now) more than $50 million dollars. So a lot of you

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Richard Wolff and Harriet Fraad on Capitalism’s Effects on Mental Health

at 3:36 pm | Articles, Blog | Ruben Talley -

And in a brief study that I did over three months of mass shootings (and there is now one every day. There has been one in every day in 2019 and I haven’t kept up with all them), but the shooters are mainly millennials between 23 and 28, they’re all men, and they’ve lost a

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“Richard Wolff and Harriet Fraad on Capitalism’s Effects on Mental Health”