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Making Contact - Broken, Not Broke: The Economy According to Richard Wolff

As the ‘great recession’ continues, Economist Richard Wolff says failed ‘trickle down economics’ theories are being recycled under a different name.  Now state and local governments are enacting even more cuts to the people who can afford them the least.  On this edition, Making Contact’s Lisa Rudman conducts an exclusive interview with economist and educator, Richard Wolff.  He explains how we got into this economic mess, who’s to blame, and how, if we get organized, the flow of resources might be reversed.

Featuring:  Richard Wolff, University of Massachusetts at Amherst professor; Jerry Brown, Governor of California. 

 

Producer/Host: Andrew Stelzer

Producer: Kyung Jin Lee

Executive Director/Contributing Producer: Lisa Rudman
Associate Director: Khanh Pham

Production Intern:  Shaunnah Ray

Web Intern: Irene Flores
Organizational Volunteers: Judy Huang, Dan Turner, Ron Rucker, Alfonso Hooker & Alton Byrd

For More Information:

 

Professor Richard Wolff

http://rdwolff.com

 

United for a Fair Economy

http://www.faireconomy.org/

 

Union of Radical Political Economics
http://www.urpe.org/ 

Economists for Peace and Security
http://www.epsusa.org/

Socialism and Democracy
http://sdonline.org/

Monthly Review
http://www.monthlyreview.org/

 

Center for Popular Economics
http://www.populareconomics.org/

Dollars and Sense magazine
http://www.dollarsandsense.org/

 

KPFA radio

www.KPFA.org

 

Berkeley Hillside Club

http://www.hillsideclub.org/

 

Confessions of a Radical Prof

http://www.adbusters.org/magazine/85/confessions-radical-economics-prof.html

 

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