Capitalism Hits Home: Why Are 9.2 Million US Jobs Open?


[S04 E06] New

In this episode of CHH, Dr. Fraad addresses the "labor shortage" in the US today. 9.2 million jobs remain open. Republicans and Democrats differ on what to do about this supposed shortage. 44% of US workers are low pay workers constantly...READ MORE

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Capitalism Hits Home: Cruel Optimism


[S04 E05] New

In this episode of CHH, Dr. Fraad explores the concept of cruel optimism from Lauren Berlant's book. American culture teaches us to look on the bright side. Nonetheless, the blight side of US life is...READ MORE

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Crossroads: Lessons from the 2nd Wave with Women's Liberation Leader Harriet Fraad


Dr. Fraad joins co-founder of @Plebity, Sasha White on Crossroads with Sasha White for a discussion on feminism and class. We talk about how class needs to be at the basis for all social justice activism, her thoughts on the failures and successes of the 2nd wave, debates within feminism like trans activism, Gloria Steinem and the corporate and government sabotage of feminism and the racial equality movement, and the destructive mindset feminists should avoid if they want to be successful in the movement.

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Capitalism Hits Home: Why Has Britney Spears' Pain Riveted America?


[S04 E04] New

On this week's CHH, Dr. Fraad is joined by psychotherapist and author Tess Fraad-Wolff to talk about celebrity pop artist Britney Spears. Spears' plight captures our attention because she personifies American suffering. Her exploited, adolescent, coy, sugary sexuality presents her...READ MORE

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Capitalism Hits Home: Class Transformation in the Household


[S04 E03] New

In this episode of CHH, Dr. Fraad talks about the revolutionary class transformation experienced in the household from feudalism to other class forms, like the independent household and the communist, or communal household. She argues that many current political struggles such as struggles over abortion rights...READ MORE

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