Linked with Paul Jay – Canada.
The Iraq war hits Wall Street, 9.13 min, with Pepe Escobar. October 7, 2008.
At almost $1 trillion, and counting, the Wall Street bailout will cost taxpayers as much as the Iraq war;
Fallout on Main Street, Part One: Greenwich, CT, October 8, 2008.
ANP: Where Wall St cash isolates from common man’s troubles, those who depend on rich start to feel pain;
The financial crisis at the local level, 10.51 min, October 8, 2008.
Leo Panitch: As property values tank, so do state and municipal budgets;
The financial crisis and the real economy, 8.50 min, October 7, 2008.
Leo Panitch: The death of the US trade union and Great Society have left the real economy vulnerable;
‘Free markets’ depend on state intervention, 9.05 min, October 6, 2008.
Leo Panitch: US state plays role of defending global financial system; it had to act in this crisis.