Robert Reich, economist and professor at the University of California at Berkeley, delivered a speech at the Kansas City Public Library. He spoke about his new book Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few. He addresses the cyclical relationship between the “free market,” federal regulators, and how large corporations control each.


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