Richard Wolff summarizes the history of the USSR (1917-1975)

And so in the chaos of all of this two political parties made an alliance and called for a revolution. A lot of people don’t know this; number one, a wing of the Social Democratic Party (the wing calling itself the Bolsheviks) were part of this and the other party that allied with them to […]

Principles For Success by Ray Dalio (In 30 Minutes)

Fed can’t revive the economy just by lowering rates: Barron’s editor

Obama Presents American Jobs Act- No Graphics-Full Speech

Mr. Speaker, Mr. Vice President, members of Congress, and fellow Americans: Tonight we meet at an urgent time for our country. We continue to face an economic crisis that has left millions of our neighbors jobless, and a political crisis that’s made things worse. This past week, reporters have been asking, “What will this speech […]

Obama: “We’re Beginning to Turn The Corner” On Jobs, Economy

Thank you, guys. Hello, everybody! Hello! Good to see you. Everybody, please have a seat. Have a seat. Well, thank you so much for the warm welcome. To Bob, thank you very much for the terrific introduction. I want to thank Bryan Moorehead for the great tour, and Mitchell Pulwer for trying to explain to […]

Kai Ryssdal interviews THE TICK creator Ben Edlund

I’m Ben Edlund. I’m the creator of “The Tick”. We’re in my office, house, creative space. That’s an original “Ripley’s”… “Believe it or not” thing? “Believe it or not”. There’s like baby doll heads, and skulls… Yeah, I’m obsessed with skulls… Are you? You know, there’s a lot of grotesque in what I like. As […]

How The Economic Machine Works by Ray Dalio

How the economic machine works, in 30 minutes. The economy works like a simple machine. But many people don’t understand it — or they don’t agree on how it works — and this has led to a lot of needless economic suffering. I feel a deep sense of responsibility to share my simple but practical […]

Career Change: Learning New Skills

Rob McClendon: Hello, everyone. Thanks for joining us here on “Horizon.” Well, Labor Department statistics show that young people entering the workforce this year will on average have between 15 and 20 different jobs over the course of their working lives. And often times these jobs are in completely different career fields — sometimes by […]

New initiative saves forests while creating jobs

>>Theresa Bierer: Hope is spreading like wildfire in forests of the Southwest; NAU’s Bonnie Stevens takes us to a tiny village where there is a model for restoring health to the forests.>>Bonnie Stevens: this may be the sound of forests growing healthier, communities becoming safer and economies getting stronger. Angelita lives on the Alamo Navajo […]

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