Manage episode 241825685 series 8456
Air Date: 9/10/2019
Today we take a look at the economic indicators portending a recession, the global impacts of Trump's trade war with China and then look ahead to what policies progressives should be ready to implement when the next inevitable recession eventually hits.
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Sen. Elizabeth Warren on Monday predicted an imminent economic crisis unless the Trump administration and Congress quickly pass legislation to regulate the financial sector and significantly reduce middle-class household debt
The ongoing trade war with China, a weakened global economy, and a lack of investment by companies indicates that a recession might be looming.
Ed sits down with CAP Senior Economist Gbenga Ajilore to discuss warning signs in the economy, what they might mean, as well as some of the contributing factors.
Dr. Gerald Horne discusses Trump's trade war with China and the impact on US and China's economies.
International economist Mary Lovely discusses the ways in which Trump’s tariffs are affecting the economy and what the future could look like.
The inside story of President Trump’s gamble to confront China over trade. Reporting from the U.S. and China, FRONTLINE and NPR investigate what led the world’s two largest economies to the brink, and the billions at stake
Connie explains what policy proposals and political infrastructure will successfully orient our recovery from the next recession toward economic outcomes that reduce, rather than boost, wealth inequality around racial and gender lines.
Ch. 8: Vote by mail why don't you? - Chris from San Diego
Ch. 9: Nancy's my hero - Alan from Connecticut
Ch. 10: Medicare doesn't pay for everything - Jeff from Charlotte, NC
Ch. 11: Final comments on Vote-By-Mail and IMPROVED Medicare For All
MUSIC(Blue Dot Sessions):
- Opening Theme: Loving Acoustic Instrumental by John Douglas Orr
- Neil Takes Two - Studio J
- Topslides - The Cabinetmaker
- Pat Dog - Landsman Duets
- When We Set Out - Arc and Crecent
- Interlude - The Nocturne
- Beast on the Soil - Desert Orchard
- Voicemail Music: Low Key Lost Feeling Electro by Alex Stinnent
- Closing Music: Upbeat Laid Back Indie Rock by Alex Stinnent
Produced by Jay! Tomlinson
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