Nov 29, 2021
The private takeover of public resources, and how to fight back. Plus Bill Press on the censuring of Paul Gosar.
Donald Cohen on his new book The Privatization of Everything. Plus Bill Press with highlights of the House floor debate over the censuring of Paul Gosar after he posted an animated video depicting him killing fellow lawmaker Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez.
In his newest book, co-author Donald Cohen explores what happens when necessary public services are privatized. He makes a powerful case for returning public goods to public control rather than allowing them to enrich the few.
Bill Press with highlights of the floor debate leading up to the vote to censure Representative Paul Gosar and remove him from his committee assignments. If you'd like to hear the entire episode, visit BillPressPods.com.
What’s the “Quits Rate?” And Why Is It Skyrocketing?
Corporate bosses across America have been sputtering in outrage at you working stiffs this summer, spewing expletives about the fact that while the US economy has been coming back… you haven’t!
“Labor shortage,” they squeal, lazily accusing the workforce of mass laziness. They charge insultingly that millions of workers got used to laying around during the pandemic.