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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Virtual Teach-In with Josh Zinner

Video and additional Occupy Wall Street (OWS) content posted at plutocracyfiles.com. Another installment in a series of virtual teach-ins designed to bring the great minds of our day to the multitude of smaller occupations across the globe. Taryn Hart and attorney Josh Zinner, co-director of the Neighborhood Economic Development Advocacy Project (http://www.nedap.org) discuss how predatory lending practices led to the housing bubble. To join the OccupiedMedia team and publish your...

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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Virtual Teach-In with John Quiggin

Video and additional Occupy Wall Street (OWS) posted at plutocracyfiles.com. Another installment in a series of virtual teach-ins designed to bring the great minds of our day to the multitude of smaller occupations across the globe. Taryn Hart and John Quiggin, professor of economics at the University of Queensland and visiting professor at Johns Hopkins University, discuss the economic trends and history that contributed to the current economic state of affairs. Professor Quiggin is...

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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Virtual Teach-In with John Quiggin

Video and additional Occupy Wall Street (OWS) posted at plutocracyfiles.com. Another installment in a series of virtual teach-ins designed to bring the great minds of our day to the multitude of smaller occupations across the globe. Taryn Hart and John Quiggin, professor of economics at the University of Queensland and visiting professor at Johns Hopkins University, discuss the economic trends and history that contributed to the current economic state of affairs. Professor Quiggin is...

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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Virtual Teach-In with Doug Henwood

Another installment in a series of virtual teach-ins designed to bring the great minds of our day to the multitude of smaller occupations across the globe. Taryn Hart and Doug Henwood, journalist and radio host specializing in economics and politics, discuss how Wall Street works, how it has influenced the economic trends and political system over the last several decades, how these interactions have contributed to the current economic crisis, and how these problems may be reversed....

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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Interview With Kevin Gosztola

Video and additional Occupy Wall Street (OWS) content posted at plutocracyfiles.com. Taryn Hart and author/filmmaker Kevin Gosztola discuss the march to Times Square on the Global Day of Action (10/15/2011), the growth and influence of OccupyWallSt, and the movement as a whole and where it could be heading. Follow him on Twitter at https://twitter.com/#!/kgosztola and read his work at http://dissenter.firedoglake.com/author/kgosztola/ To join the OccupiedMedia team and submit your own...

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Occupy Wall Street (OWS) – Virtual Teach-In with Jeff Madrick

Video and additional Occupy Wall Street (OWS) content posted at plutocracyfiles.com The first in a series of virtual teach-ins designed to bring the great minds of our day to the multitude of smaller occupations across the globe. Taryn Hart and economist Jeff Madrick discuss the OccupyWallStreet movement and the financial and political system that led to such widespread discontent, and what could be done to address it. For more info on Madrick, follow him on Twitter at...

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Professor John Quiggin discusses recovery from the global financial crisis

Australian Research Council Senior Fellow, University of Queensland - Professor John Quiggin - discusses what recovery from the GFC looks like: employment and secure, decent work. His presentation was part of the ACTU Jobs Summit: Pathways to recovery, which was held in Sydney on 20 July 2009. -- Read more http://www.actu.asn.au -- Take action http://www.rightsatwork.com.au -- Get free workplace advice or join a union http://www.unionsaustralia.com.au

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Professor John Quiggin discusses recovery from the global financial crisis

Australian Research Council Senior Fellow, University of Queensland - Professor John Quiggin - discusses what recovery from the GFC looks like: employment and secure, decent work. His presentation was part of the ACTU Jobs Summit: Pathways to recovery, which was held in Sydney on 20 July 2009. -- Read more http://www.actu.asn.au -- Take action http://www.rightsatwork.com.au -- Get free workplace advice or join a union http://www.unionsaustralia.com.au

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