This episode provides updates on unemployment numbers. We also respond to questions regarding the economics of lotteries and why the largest US corporations have recently used their profits to buy back their shares in stock markets. Finally, we interview socialist professor Sohnya Sayres about the end of free college and universities in the US, the rise of administrators dominating students and faculty, and what these trends have meant for the quality of higher education.
Never miss another story
Get the news you want, delivered to your inbox every day.
Visit Professor Wolff’s social movement project, democracyatwork.info.
This piece was reprinted by Truthout with permission or license. It may not be reproduced in any form without permission or license from the source.