Update: Thanks to CMike for the following info on this show:
Guns and Butter, for August 22, 2007 — 1:00 pm
The Plot to Shift Taxes Off Wealth Onto Wage Earners
Interview with financial economist and historian, Dr. Michael Hudson. AAA rating of subprime junk; inflation; mishandling of crookedness; change in world order; privatization of banking system through the Federal Reserve; Alan Greenspan, Social Security and junk economics; windfall profits; the law of fraudulent conveyance. Dr. Hudson has been appointed Chief Economic Policy Advisor for the Kucinich for President campaign, and is writing a new tax policy for the United States. He is President of The Institute for the Study of Long-Term Economic Trend, a Wall Street Financial Analyst, Distinguished Research Professor of Economics at the University of Missouri, Kansas City and author of “Super-Imperialism: The Economic Strategy of American Empire”. Visit his website at www.michael-hudson.com.
Note: this is an old show but it still has a lot of relevant info. Hudson knows how to explain the financial crisis. Not sure on the exact date but sounds like it’s 2007. ~ DS
The plot to shift taxes from wealthy and on the wage earners.
The United States has become a pariah in the world financial economy
Guns and Butter Interview with Dr. Michael Hudson – Broadcast November 12, 2008
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