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Noam Chomsky: How to Ruin an Economy

Chomsky spoke at The Third Boston Symposium on Economics on February 10th 2014. In this video, he discusses the structural problems that prevent “willing hands” from finding a productive place in our society.

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The Truth about American Productivity

If you listen to any mainstream economist ​you’ll learn that “productivity growth is good for American workers.” Productivity goes up, and with it comes rising prosperity for all. 393 more words

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What We Learned At The Walmart Museum

We just got back from a vacation in Arkansas. It was great. It was our 4th of July trip.

Bentonville, Arkansas, is lovely. As you enter town, there must be at least three golf courses in a row. 955 more words

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The American Building Trades

I’m an electrician on a commercial office building Job in Westchester, NY.
I was talking to the guys laying carpet and came to learn that they were out of Florida. 200 more words

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