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  • emSqueezedem
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    Squeezed

    Alissa Quart talked about the economic pressures that American families face.

    713 views
  • After Words with Barbara Ehrenreich
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    After Words with Barbara Ehrenreich

    Barbara Ehrenreich explores the science behind how the body ages. She is interviewed by New York Times science reporter Natalie Angier.

    3,347 views
  • Washington Journal MiddleAge White American Death Rates
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    Death Rates Rising for Middle-Aged White Americans

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her article “What Happened to the White Working Class?” The December 1, 2015, story in The Nation examines census data and analysis that shows a marked…

    683 views
  • emLiving with a Wild Godem
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    Living with a Wild God

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book, Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever’s Search for the Truth about Everything, about her quest as a child to find out the truth about the world…

    473 views
  • emLiving with a Wild Godem
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    Living with a Wild God

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book, Living with a Wild God: A Nonbeliever’s Search for the Truth about Everything, about her quest as a child to find out the truth about the world…

    443 views
  • The Atlantic Presents The Shriver Report
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    The Shriver Report, Morning Session

    The morning session of the Shriver Report forum included introductory remarks by Maria Shriver and Neera Tanden. Representative Rosa DeLauro (D-CT) and Barbara Ehrenreich participated in a panel discussion…

    732 views
  • Poverty to Prosperity with Tavis Smiley
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    Poverty to Prosperity with Tavis Smiley

    Tavis Smiley moderated a conversation on solutions for restoring America’s prosperity. Topics included the white paper from Indiana University’s School of Public and Environmental Affairs (SPEA), released the…

    13,699 views
  • emNickel and Dimed On Not Getting By in Americaem
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    Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

    Ms. Ehrenreich discussed her book Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America, published by Metropolitan Books. The book is about the difficulty of living adequately in America on low…

    1,853 views
  • Barbara Ehrenreich on Right to Housing
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    Barbara Ehrenreich on Right to Housing

    Barbara Ehrenreich moderated a discussion among three formerly homeless people about the plight of the homeless and poverty in America. They spoke about their experiences, the impact of the…

    341 views
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    Bright-Sided

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked with Rick Kogan about her book Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America (Metropolitan Books, 2009). In her book the…

    340 views
  • Labor the Left and Progressives in the Obama Era
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    Labor, the Left and Progressives in the Obama Era

    Georgetown’s Kalmanovitz Initiative for Labor and the Working Poor, in association with Dissent, The Nation, and The American Prospect, hosted a forum about national politics, progressives…

    1,121 views
  • Barbara Ehrenreich on the US Economy Part 1
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    Barbara Ehrenreich on the U.S. Economy, Part 1

    Barbara Ehrereich talked about the current economic situation and its impact on lower income and middle-class Americans. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

    255 views
  • Barbara Ehrenreich on the US Economy Part 2
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    Barbara Ehrenreich on the U.S. Economy, Part 2

    Barbara Ehrereich talked about the current economic situation and its impact on lower income and middle-class Americans. She responded to telephone calls and electronic communications.

    100 views
  • emBrightSidedem
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    Bright-Sided

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America (Metropolitan Books; October 13, 2009). The former New York…

    657 views
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    Meltdown

    Contributors to Meltdown: How Greed and Corruption Shattered Our Financial System and How We Can Recover, published by The Nation, participated in a forum on the downturn in the financial…

    735 views
  • emThis Land Is Their Landem
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    This Land Is Their Land

    Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book This Land Is Their Land: Reports from a Divided Nation (Metropolitan Books; June 24, 2008). The book contains essays about the presidency of George W. Bush. She…

    278 views
  • Panel on State of the Global Economy
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    Panel on State of the Global Economy

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  • Campaign 2008 and Economic Issues
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    Campaign 2008 and Economic Issues

    Panelists talked about recent turmoil in financial markets, the distribution of wealth in the U.S., the influence of economic inquality on market instability, and role the economy would…

    511 views
  • In Depth with Barbara Ehrenreich
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    In Depth with Barbara Ehrenreich

    Barbara Ehrenreich was interviewed about her life and writings. She responded to viewer telephone calls and electronic mail. A video clip was shown of Ms. Ehrenreich in her apartment in New…

    1,071 views
  • Minimum Wage Living in the US
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    Minimum Wage Living in the U.S.

    Moderated by Mr. Herman, three authors discussed living in America while working for minimum wage as “unskilled” workers. The authors argued that no job is truly “unskilled,” and that all…

    164 views
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