In this episode:

Nelson Mandela If capitalism works so well, why is it that capitalism never improved the economic situation of South Africans after Mandela abandoned socialism?

GM vs. Detroit How government chooses to fund corporations before public institutions while simultaneously enriching the already rich.

Falling wages Why falling wages at home and even cheaper labor abroad mean higher corporate profits and more political repression for us.

Corporatization How corporate entities sell cheap products at the ultimate expense of communities.

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