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Trump and Putin, and the Origins of Capitalism

160731111133-donald-trump-vladimir-putin-composite-super-teaseIn this episode we speak with David Kotz, professor of Economics at the University of Massachusetts, at Amherst, and author of books such as Russia’s Path From Gorbachev to Putin: The Demise of the Soviet Union and the New Russia, about the future of US-Russia relations under Trump.  And his most recent The Rise and Fall of Neoliberal Capitalism.

Then, we hear excerpts from a documentary series entitled Capitalism, on the intellectual rooting of capitalism systems, produced by Ilan Ziv. It is a six part documentary, that you can get as a premium when you donate to help keep us on the air at this page.

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