A weekly show focusing on the economic dimensions of everyday life and alternative ways to organize our economy and politics, with Prof. Richard D. Wolff.
This week on Economic Update, Prof. Wolff pays homage to Mikis Theodorakis, Greek musician and political hero, and discusses Starbucks workers in Buffalo, the economic fallout of Supreme Court’s anti-abortion act, what Hurricane Ida fatalities show, and the $8 trillion cost of US wars since 9/11.
The second half of the show features an interview with Leila Roberts and Tess Fraad-Wolff on the harsh realities of US treatment of workers this Labor Day season, 2021.
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Source URL — https://roarmag.org/2021/10/12/economic-update-how-us-workers-are-really-treated/