State Services, Budget, Revenue

State Revenues, Attacks on Jobs and Services, and Our Resistance

VSEA analyst Adam Norton discusses the Collapse of State Revenues and Possible Cuts in Jobs and Public Services; Stephanie Yu, of the Public Assets Institute, reports on how the Crises' Affect Vermonters' Livelihoods; and Vermont AFL-CIO President David Van Deusen calls for

Fight for Public Ed, People's Bailout, May Day Rally for Essential Workers

We talk with Kate Gold, President of VSCS-United Professionals at Northern Vermont University, and Tanya Vyhovsky of Rights & Democracy about the Vermont People's Bailout: COVID Virtual Town Hall, and Will Lambek of Migrant Justice, joined by Ashley Smith of Champlain Valley DSA, about the

Financial Crash Underway: Prelude to Deep Recession?

Jack Rasmus, author of The Scourge of Neoliberalism: US Economic Policy From Reagan to Trump, discusses the global financial asset deflation underway: prelude to next great recession and the impact of COVID-19 on the working class.

Howie Hawkins, Green Party presidential candidate speaks

Howie Hawkins, a leading Green Party candidate for president, explains that Implementing the Green New Deal will require ecosocialism—social ownership in key sectors in order to democratically plan the coordinated reconstruction of all economic sectors for ecological sustainability. The Green New Deal encompasses an Economic Bill of Rights and a Green Economy Reconstruction, and Howie explains how we would pay for it.

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