- 5 years ago
Kevin and Margaret discuss the Massachusetts Health System and the federal health law which is under review by the Supreme Court and the ties between the White House and the Pharmaceutical lobby. The first guest, State Senator Jamie Raskin (JamieRaskin.com), talks about Benefit Corporations or B Corps. He is responsible for passing a law in Maryland to create B Corps. The second guest, Labor Economist Jack Rasmus (JackRasmus.com), talks about the real jobs numbers, the coming economic crises in 2013, solutions to the current crisis and what to expect after the November election. Chris Hedges was invited to be on the show but was unable to make it because he was in court with people from OWS who were arrested for trying to set up a new camp on the grounds of Trinity Church. Margaret and Kevin spoke about the revolution in Canada and strategy and tactics for the Occupy Movement.