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About Democracy at Work

Welcome to Global Capitalism Live Economic Update!
Global Capitalism Live Economic Update is a bi-monthly lecture series hosted by “America’s most prominent Marxist economist,” author, radio and TV host Professor Richard D. Wolff.  Started nearly a decade ago in Manhattan's Brecht Forum, these updates on global capitalism began as small intimate discussions of major economic events and trends from a critical perspective. The 2008 crash of global capitalism had provoked growing interest in understanding an increasingly unstable and unequal economy. Anxiety was also growing about the direction of jobs, incomes, debts, rents, and so on.

For the last few years, our host has been Manhattan's historic Judson Memorial Church on Washington Square. We explore the twists and turns of a declining capitalism, their causes and effects, and how people might best respond with new directions in economic life and institutions. The programs begin with 30 minutes of short updates on important economic events of the last month. Then Professor Wolff analyzes several of today’s major economic issues. Our goal is to develop all viewers’ understanding and ability to explain current economic events and trends to others.

GCLEU has always been available to all free of charge on YouTube for over 7 years. But now, to keep this series going, we ask your help to cover the costs of producing and bringing these programs to you. Every dollar of your generous contributions enable our work to continue. Thanks for your commitment and for partnering with us to make these programs possible.

When you become a patron of the Global Capitalism series you will get access to exclusive content and a wide range of archives for videos spanning years!

GCLEU is a Democracy at Work ([email protected]) production. [email protected] is a non-profit 501(c)3 that produces media and live events to expose capitalism’s systemic problems and to show how democratizing our workplaces solves them. We can do better than capitalism.

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