Interview with financial economist and historian, Dr. Michael Hudson. Liquidity crisis in the banking system; wiping out of credit; demise of the dollar; stock volatility; hedge funds; sub- prime lending, real estate tax versus labor tax, etc. Dr. Hudson has been appointed Chief Economic Advisor for the Kucinich for President campaign, and is writing a new tax policy for the United States.
TF editor Ben Dangl reports on the new constitution and right wing, departmental autonomy in Bolivia; Greg Grandin reports on empire and torture in Latin America. With guest host Sasha Lilley.