Capitalism - Raced and Gendered: Richard Wolff and Farah Tanis | Link TV
Capitalism - Raced and Gendered: Richard Wolff and Farah Tanis
For a lot of people, the rise of Donald Trump and "Trump-ism" represents the ascendancy galore of capitalism. Economics professor Richard Wolff respectfully disagrees. Farah Tanis, co-founder and executive director at Black Women's Blueprint, also believes in building authentic, alternative livelihoods. Hear their points of view on this week's episode of the "Laura Flanders Show."
Aaron Tanaka is co-founder of the Center for Economic Democracy and senior advisor of the Boston Impact Initiative. In this week's episode, Tanaka discusses how to build the future by leveraging our collective consumption and investment power.
The chorus for radical action demands a versatile effort: it needs people power, initiative, and funding, but if we're caught between offense and defense, how do we take time to insure the well-being of our most vulnerable communities? The Laura Flanders show this week features Adaku Utah, founder of healing collective Harriet's Apothecary, and J Bob Alotta, executive director of the Astraea Lesbian Foundation for Justice, which supports grassroots LGBTQ efforts across the globe.
We’re exposed to Atar Shorer’s meticulous recruitment of Yinon, and a new direction in Haim and Iris’s investigation leads them to “Operation Judas”, which brings them to confront Ze’ev on the subject.