Podcast: Economics & Beyond
Thomas Sugrue, Professor of History at NYU, talks to Rob Johnson about why the multiracial protests against police brutality make 2020 different from 1968.
William Spriggs: How Economic Theory and Policy Reinforce Racism
Thea Lee: The Roots of the Crisis
Paul Jay: Can Capitalism Deal with the Climate & Nuclear Threats?
David Sirota: Socialism in America
Joe Boyd: Music in a Time of Social Change
Cathy O’Neil: Will Colleges Reopen?
Alex Gibney: The Great Crimes of Our Society
Elaine Brown Pt. 2: Music and Activism in the Struggle for Racial Justice
In the first of a two-part interview, Rob Johnson talks to author, activist, and former Black Panther Party chairwoman Elaine Brown about the killing of George Floyd and the protests sweeping the U.S. in the context of the coronavirus pandemic.
Brian Barnier, Director of Analytics at ValueBridge Advisors, talks to Rob Johnson about how the pandemic could change the mission of central banks.