Daily Archives: December 3, 2017

Thomas Piketty: New thoughts on capital in the twenty-first century

Published on Oct 6, 2014

French economist Thomas Piketty caused a sensation in early 2014 with his book on a simple, brutal formula explaining economic inequality: r is greater than g (meaning that return on capital is generally higher than economic growth). Here, he talks through the massive data set that led him to conclude: Economic inequality is not new, but it is getting worse, with radical possible impacts.

Tim Jackson: An economic reality check

Published on Oct 5, 2010

http://www.ted.com As the world faces recession, climate change, inequity and more, Tim Jackson delivers a piercing challenge to established economic principles, explaining how we might stop feeding the crises and start investing in our future.

Wade Davis: Cultures at the far edge of the world

Published on Jan 12, 2007

http://www.ted.com With stunning photos and stories, National Geographic Explorer Wade Davis celebrates the extraordinary diversity of the world’s indigenous cultures, which are disappearing from the planet at an alarming rate.

Climate Denier Conspirator Exposed In Unhinged Moment

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Published on Aug 4, 2016

Farron Cousins, Ring of Fire Radio/DeSmog Blog/Trial Lawyer Magazine joins Thom. Many progressives think that conservatives are unanimous in their denial of climate change. Well – they couldn’t be more wrong

Is Donald Trump Above the Law? Ethics and the U.S. Presidency (2017)

CGTN Controller raising up the future of media industry in China

Sanders Challenges Republicans to Prove Him Wrong About Tax Bill