Hamish McKenzie talks to Robert Reich about kids these days, culture wars, and standing up to bullies
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Do you plan on posting puff pieces on Bill Gates, Tony Fauci, Gavin Newsom and Justin Trudeau as well?
I’ve attended your Wealth and Poverty class twice and enjoyed it enormously. You make a difference by doing what you are doing. Thanks so so much for your service to our nation.
With all due respect to Mr Reich, he sounds out of touch with everyday reality outside of the colleges and universities . I am grateful for capitalism, I’m middle class and I would never say my life is anywhere near harsh, my goodness he should step outside of his bubble and rub elbows with us in the proletariat once in a while.
More like “suppressing the reveal key.” The fascism of which he speaks is not the fascism we are experiencing. Did he say a word about the censorship his party loves so much? This guy is dangerous, and lives in a fantasy world. His presence here is an insult to this great platform. How about, great writing tells the TRUTH? Doesn’t even cross his mind. And he’s a teacher!
Never heard of this guy. I see he’s pretty popular with the commenters, though.
This statement is interesting: “You periodically have these upsurges in hatefulness and bigotry.” People on both ends - and, frankly, the middle - of our political spectrum can look at that statement and think that it is referring to them.