Economics

Shared Sacrifice Nightly, Jan 15, 2010

April 2, 2011
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Gary Barkley hosts tonight’s podcast. Main topic: corporate personhood. Other topics: audience choice. Not Conservative. Not Liberal. AMERICAN. Call in. Stand up. Speak out. Call-in number is 347-327-9615. Listen Now: Shared Sacrifice Nightly, Jan 15, 2010

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Should the government cancel student loan debt? Robert Applebaum on Shared Sacrifice Weekend, Nov 28, 2009

April 2, 2011
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This Saturday on Shared Sacrifice Weekend: Robert Applebaum says forgiving student loan debt would be more effective than bailing out Wall Street. Mr. Applebaum is the New York attorney who started the Forgive Student Loan Debt movement on social networking sites and runs forgivestudentloandebt.com. Mr. Applebaum argues that if his proposal were implemented, “tax...

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Economist Richard Wolff–Shared Sacrifice Weekend, Nov 7, 2009

April 2, 2011
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Noted Marxist economist Richard Wolff returns to Shared Sacrifice for another great conversation about the current economic crisis. Dr. Wolff teaches in the Economics Department of the University of Massachusetts Amherst, where he has been full professor since 1981. His new documentary, “Capitalism Hits the Fan,” can be viewed at http://vimeo.com/1962208 Call-in number for...

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Happy Halloween from Shared Sacrifice Weekend! Oct 31, 2009

March 26, 2011
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Progressive politics and culture with Matt J. Stannard and J. David Nichols. Veteran activist Kevin Zeese joins us to discuss health care protests. Call-in number is (347) 327-9615. Listen Now: Happy Halloween from Shared Sacrifice Weekend! Oct 31, 2009

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Leonard Clark: Shared Sacrifice Weekend, Oct 24, 2009

March 26, 2011
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Leonard Clark is our guest this Saturday. Mr. Clark is an independent progressive running against John McCain in the Arizona Senate race. As an Arizona Army National Guardsman stationed in Iraq, Mr. Clark was demoted for using a blog to share his anti-war opinions with the world. Now, Mr. Clark is campaigning for universal...

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Shared Sacrifice Nightly–Host Gary Barkley: June 2, 2009

March 5, 2011
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Gary Barkley hosted tonight’s show. Topics included health care reform, economics, and America’s rule of law. Call in. Stand up. Speak out. Call-in number is 347-327-9615. Listen Now: Shared Sacrifice Nightly–Host Gary Barkley: June 2, 2009

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Shared Sacrifice–Joan Burke, Advocacy Director for Loaves & Fishes, a homeless shelter in California: May 16, 2009

February 27, 2011
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Joan Burke is our guest today. Ms. Burk is the Director of Advocacy for Loaves & Fishes, a homeless shelter in Sacramento, California. Loaves & Fishes is a private charity, which neither solicits or accepts government money and relies only on private donations to support its work of feeding the hungry and sheltering the...

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Shared Sacrifice–Dr. Jeffrey Miron, Harvard University economist, on the economic cost of the War: May 9, 2009

February 27, 2011
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Jeffrey A. Miron is Senior Lecturer on Economics at Harvard University. Dr. Miron received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Swarthmore College in 1979 and a Ph.D. in economics from M.I.T. in 1984. He has served on the faculties of the University of Michigan (associate professor with tenure), Boston University (professor with tenure) and...

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Shared Sacrifice–Economist Richard Wolff on the collapse of capitalism: May 2, 2009

February 27, 2011
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Dr. Richard Wolff is our guest today. He will join us to talk about the collapse of capitalism and his most recent work “Capitalism Hits the Fan”. Dr. Wolff is an American economist, well-known for his work on Marxian economics, economic methodology and class analysis. He received his Ph.D. in economics from Yale University...

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Shared Sacrifice–Reverend Billy of the Church of Stop Shopping: Feb 14, 2009

February 27, 2011
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We’re proud to welcome Bill Talen, AKA Reverend Billy. Reverend Billy and his gospel choir have gained international noteriety preaching economic justice and criticizing the corporate colonization of life. Billy is the host of the televisionprogram “The First Church of the Last Televangelist” and the author of What Would Jesus Buy? Fabulous Prayers in...

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