Mother's Day and the State of Mothers in the USA

KBBF_HF_05152017.pngDr. Harriet Fraad joins Elaine B. Holtz on KBBF-FM 89.1 to discuss the origins of Mother's Day and the current state of motherhood in the US.

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Women, Class, Gender and the Trump Agenda


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First I want to explain where I am coming from. I am coming from the theory of class in the household developed by me and Stephen Resnick, and Richard Wolff in the book Class Struggle on the Home Front, (Palgrave 2009) based on their recreation of Marxian theory. I will present the recent revolutionary class and gender transformations in the household and then discuss Trump’s class and gender agenda for today’s women.

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Trump, Promise and Betrayal


Trump’s programs push American blue collar voters and the mass of all Americans out of the frying pan, right into the fire.  Why did so many blue-collar family men and women vote for Trump in the first place?


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Economic Update: Economics, Psychology & Trump


A discussion on the economic and psychological causes of Trump's election and Trump's performance to date. WATCH NOW

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Economic Update: Unfinished Revolution: Women's Paid Labor


On this week's episode of Economic Update, Prof. Wolff provides updates on Takata airbags and auto company misdeeds, Trump's defense spending, deepening inequality, why capitalism provokes...READ MORE



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