Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: Social Media and the Internet as a Powerful Organizing Tool – Part 1

Anti-Capitalist Chronicles: Social Media and the Internet as a Powerful Organizing Tool – Part 1

This is David Harvey and you’re listening to the Anti-Capitalist Chronicles, a podcast that looks at capitalism through a Marxist lens. This podcast is made possible by Democracy at Work. Okay, today on the Anti-Capitalist Chronicles I’m doing something a bit different. I decided it would be a good idea to have a guest. My

Comparing Social Media to Tobacco (w/ Roger McNamee)

Comparing Social Media to Tobacco (w/ Roger McNamee)

ROGER MCNAMEE: When I look at this situation, I believe that we, the humans, formerly known as users, have way more power than we realize. We do have the power to influence our elected representatives. And they are really listening. They know that all of us trusted tech for a long time, and we’re now

Daniel Kahneman: “Thinking, Fast and Slow” | Talks at Google

Daniel Kahneman: “Thinking, Fast and Slow” | Talks at Google

>>John Boyd: All right. I’m John Boyd. It is my great pleasure to introduce Professor Kahneman today. And I just want to give you a brief background on his outstanding career. He started in 1954 received his bachelors in experimental psychology and mathematics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. In 1961, he was awarded his

Joel Greenblatt: “The Little Book that Beats the Market” | Talks at Google

Joel Greenblatt: “The Little Book that Beats the Market” | Talks at Google

[MUSIC PLAYING] SPEAKER: Joel Greenblatt, our guest for today, is the co-founder, managing principal, and co-CIO of Gotham Asset Management. We could not be more thrilled and more grateful than to have him accept our invitation and be here. Thank you so much, Joel– over to you. [APPLAUSE] JOEL GREENBLATT: Thanks so much. Thanks for

Yanis Varoufakis: “And the Weak Suffer What They Must?” | Talks at Google

Yanis Varoufakis: “And the Weak Suffer What They Must?” | Talks at Google

MALE SPEAKER: Welcome, everybody, to one more Talks at Google event. Today’s guest needs no introduction, virtually. Today’s guest is Yanis Varoufakis, the former finance minister of Greece during one of the most tumultuous periods of its financial history, if not history overall. He’s a professor of economic theory at the University of Athens and

Why Planes Don’t Fly Faster

Why Planes Don’t Fly Faster

This is a Wendover Productions video made possible by Audible. So I recently went down the rabbit hole of looking at old flight schedules. Airlines used to publish these physical brochures with their fares and flight times, and when looking at this American Airlines one from 1967 I noticed something interesting. This flight between New

Scott Galloway Says Amazon, Apple, Facebook, And Google should be broken up

Scott Galloway Says Amazon, Apple, Facebook, And Google should be broken up

– Without further ado, Professor Galloway. (upbeat music) – My name’s Scott Galloway, I teach at NYU, and I appreciate your time. I have 118 slides and 1800 seconds, 17 seconds per slide. So let’s light this candle. I have two presentations, one is five minutes, it’s a summary of the presentation I was gonna

Simulating Supply and Demand

Simulating Supply and Demand

– [Instructor] In thisvideo, we're gonna start talking about markets. We'll start from scratchwith one buyer and one seller and eventually build up toa simulation of a market with many buyers and many sellers. And then, hey, why not, we'llrisk getting a bit political by examining the market we've built to understand some basic arguments

S&P 500 SPDR ETF Volume Lowest In Years. Why? Hands-On Market Analysis with Python

S&P 500 SPDR ETF Volume Lowest In Years. Why? Hands-On Market Analysis with Python

all friends there was a tweet on Twitter by Octavio Octavio Costa which I have used his tweets and spaces for videos in the past and in this one he says spy just had its lowest daily volume in almost two years Wow average volume is now as low as it was at the peak