Senate Republicans and Wall Street friendly Democrats recently voted in favor of rolling back banking industry regulations, including key parts of Dodd-Frank, under the guise of providing relief for struggling community banks. Professor Michael Hudson weighs in on the details of the bill and its potential economic impact.
Professor Michael Hudson discusses the ACLU's new report on the rise of modern-day debtors' prisons in America and compares this with the role of debt in antiquity.
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Professor Stephanie Kelton, former Chief Economist to the US Senate Budget Committee and Economic Adviser to Bernie 2016, on how the US federal government can easily "pay" for federal programs like social security.
***Full will air on Thursday March 8th***