Richard Wolff: “The traditional, old, capitalist-maintaining center-left, center-right, is dissolving”

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In this interview hosted by The Real News Network, renowned economist and author, Richard Wolff, talks about the French labor law vote, Brexit, Greece, US domestic politics and capitalism.


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These questions and many more are addressed in the following video:

  • What implications does the French Labor Law have on students and working class people in France?
  • What similarities does this vote have with the referendums that took place in Great Britain (Brexit) & Greece (OXI)?
  • What role are the elites and the system of capitalism playing in all of this?

VIDEO: Richard Wolff on French Labor Law, Brexit, and Greek Austerity – Class War Against European Workers


To read the full transcript click here.

To learn more about the roots of the economic crisis click here.

To watch Richard Wolff’s monthy updates on capitalism click here.


About Richard Wolff:

Richard WolffRichard D. Wolff is a Professor of Economics Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, and currently a Visiting Professor of the Graduate Program in International Affairs at the New School University in New York.

He is the author of many books, including Democracy at Work: A Cure for Capitalism, and Imagine: Living in a Socialist USA.


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  1. “I think” Professor Chomsky once said he’d like to citizen decision making and state implementation….I guess it was anarchist/socialism political system anyway, I’ve done allot of thinking about that type of democratic/economic system…it does sound interesting – Blair

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