Tag: Economy
Airdate: November 19, 2012

The CNBC business anchor looks at the negotiations over the “fiscal cliff” issue that the U.S. is now facing.

‘I don’t believe that there’s any human being on this earth that, if he puts 100% of his time, effort and energy into achieving a goal, that can’t happen. I just simply don’t believe that. And for people who say that they’ll never be able to, then your faith is weak and you don’t deserve to achieve it.’ – Hip-hop artist-actor T.I., on how anyone can accomplish anything with the right skill, effort, energy and ingenuity
Blog: Seen & HeardBlog: Staff & Guest Blog
October 13th, 2012

Check out the gallery featuring some of October 2012’s guests.

Airdate: October 2, 2012

The world-renowned economist and co-founder of the nonprofit Millennium Promise Alliance explains his work on economic development and the fight against poverty.

Airdate: October 1, 2012

The former FDIC chair talks about her role on the Systemic Risk Council and her assessment of the U.S. financial crisis, as detailed in her book Bull by the Horns.

Airdate: September 17, 2012

The Pulitzer Prize- and Emmy-winning journalist/producer talks about his text, Who Stole the American Dream?

Airdate: September 5, 2012

The former labor secretary and Beyond Outrage author discusses the upcoming unemployment report and his sense of mistakes made by the past two presidential administrations.

Airdate: August 30, 2012

The author of the forthcoming text, How to Really Ruin Your Financial Life and Portfolio, weighs in on abortion, the defense budget, the economy, poverty and how voters choose their candidate.

Rep. Hansen Clarke (D-MI) is proposing loan debt reform. Photo: US House of Representatives
Blog: Staff & Guest Blog
June 27th, 2012

Rep. Hansen Clark and fellow lawmakers in DC want to reform student loan debt.

The U.S. student loan debt is affecting many Americans
June 25th, 2012

Politicians may have a few ideas to address the student debt crisis, but there’s one guy who thinks we’ll need a social movement to solve it.

Airdate: June 18, 2012

The Nobel laureate assesses the current state of the U.S. economy, inequality and poverty in the country, as detailed in his text, The Price of Inequality.

Page 5 of 12« First...34567...10...Last »