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Happy Birthday, Karl!
Few people in history have had the kind of global impact that Karl Marx has had and continues to have. 200 years after his birth, Marx’ intriguing critiques of capitalism continue to influence economic and political philosophies around the world, with a renewed popularity and zest in the United States. In The Contributions of Karl Marx, Richard D. Wolff dives into how Marx’ life and theories have influenced political and social movements over the past two centuries. Watch Part I of The Contributions of Karl Marx, an Economic Update Special.
In a month-long celebration of Karl Marx’ birthday and legacy, the series will be released in 4 parts, with a new episode every week on Patreon. You can watch every video as they are uploaded by joining over 1,300 Economic Update fans that support the show, starting at $3/month! If you cannot support us on Patreon, the full audio will be released at the end of May, so make sure you’re subscribed to the show on Apple Podcasts, Google Play, Spotify or iHeartRadio.
View Part I now: https://www.patreon.com/posts/economic-update-18605140
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