Economic Update: Capitalism and the Opioid Crisis

This week’s episode discusses the UN report on poverty in the US, oreos produced in Mexico, US households with zero or negative net worth, Germany’s negative utility prices, Germany’s bold labor strikes, Iceland’s law on equal pay for equal work, the myth of US economic “recovery,” and how Canada’s Tim Horton sabotages rising minimum wage. Also included is an interview with Dr. Harriet Fraad on US opioid crisis.

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