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Other Voices, Other Choices
A Tale of Two Depressions
Richard D. Wolff, Harriet Fraad
 Essential Dissent  Contact Contributor
Most Americans have never recovered from the recession of 2008 and the outsourcing, mechanizing, robotizing and computerizing of their jobs. Men’s salaries and working conditions have been deteriorating since the mid 1970s. Women’s salaries have increased only to 77% of men’s low salaries. Americans are emotionally depressed. We consume 50% of the world’s psych meds and 80% of the world’s heroin. Suicides addiction obesity and other social ills have increased. Too many are in despair. This panel explains what happened, why it happened and what to do about it.
OVOC Producer: Wilton Vought (Last name rhymes with taught.)

Please credit my YouTube channel, Other Voices, Other Choices, where the video is available.

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00:00:00 Betsy Avila (Moderator)
00:02:34 Richard D. Wolff
00:36:24 Betsy Avila
00:37:13 Harriet Fraad
01:12:32 Q&A

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