NYC
2018
Event Type: 
Panel
Room: 
L2.84
Timeslot: 
Session 3: Saturday, June 2nd: 2:00 - 3:50pm
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A Marxist Feminist analysis of the US family as an institution. We explore the economics and psychology of the US family. We look at the economic political and psychological role of US families before the 1970s and now that US families are in crisis. We explore measures that could be taken to save the US family and to replace it.

Participants

Julianna Forlano is a host, writer, performer and senior correspondent for news outlet act.tv. An adjunct professor in broadcast journalism and new media, Ms. Forlano travels nationally and internationally to perform, speak, and train organizations on the use of humor as a tool of engagement...

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Dr. Harriet Fraad is a Mental health Counselor and Hypno-therapist in private practice in New York City. She speaks regularly and writes about the intersecting crises in US relationships personal life, politics and economics. She was a founding member of the Second Wave women’s movement and has...

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Richard Wolff is a Professor of Economics Emeritus at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Visiting Professor at the New School University in New York City. He hosts a weekly radio and Television program called “Economic Update” which is broadcast throughout the United States. Much...

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