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Saving Capitalism (2017)

TV-PG | | Documentary | 21 November 2017 (USA)
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SAVING CAPITALISM is a documentary film that follows former Secretary of Labor and Professor, Robert Reich, as he takes his book and his views to the heart of conservative America to speak ... See full summary »

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Jacob Kornbluth, Sari Gilman (co-director)

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Robert Reich
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SAVING CAPITALISM is a documentary film that follows former Secretary of Labor and Professor, Robert Reich, as he takes his book and his views to the heart of conservative America to speak about our economic system and present big ideas for how to fix it.

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At one point, Reich shows a chart when he's talking about tax breaks to corporations yet the chart clearly reads subsidies. See more »

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Robert Reich: I wish, with hindsight, that when I had had the opportunity in government... I wish I had pushed harder. But at the time, I thought I was pushing as hard as I could. As hard as I dared. It's now up to the next generation.
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Good and accurate
22 December 2017 | by rahul_bhagwananiSee all my reviews

The documentation really highlights how coperate america has taken over the politcal system in the last 20 years. However, it is sometimes rather superficial. For example, there are no case examples on how the lobbying is done and his solution: what we need is active citizens is certainly true, but he could have pointed how it would be best to get involded. For anyone who doubts that the system is borken, this movie is a must.


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