Economic Update: Morality and Economics

This week's episode discusses low-paid service jobs in the future of the US, the Senate deregulating banks, how college spending per student reinforces income inequality, how loneliness in the US is a factor in illnesses and premature death, University of Chicago grad students unionizing, how Brazilian civil and religious authorities push almost-rotten food for the poor, and the costs of pollution. Also included is an interview with Dr. Harriet Fraad on psychology and economics of sex work industry. To see more stories like this, visit Economic Update: Your Weekly Dose of Revolutionary EconomicsTo listen in live on Saturdays at noon, visit WBAI's Live StreamEconomic Update is in partnership with Truthout.orgYour radio station needs Economic Update! If you are a radio station, check this out. If you want to hear Economic Update on your favorite local station, send them this.Visit Professor Wolff's social movement project, democracyatwork.info.Permission to reprint Professor Wolff's writing and videos is granted on an individual basis. Please contact profwolff@rdwolff.com to request permission. We reserve the right to refuse or rescind permission at any time.

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