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ENGL 102 - Hoover: The Economy

The Economy

(the corporation--history)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SuUzmqBewg

(legalize democracy--how we got to corporate personhood)  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O2-q-RBiWhk

Graphics, Charts, and Visual Illustrations of Data

(who pays for elections)  http://www.nationofchange.org/news/2015/12/08/look-whos-buying-american-democracy/

(how we got to citizen's united)  https://www.upworthy.com/how-we-the-people-became-we-the-corporations-in-under-4-minutes-10

(budget under Obama/Americans don't know)  http://blog.ourfuture.org/20130226/deficit-is-falling-dramatically-but-only-6-know-that

(If U.S. land were divided like U.S. wealth)  http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-C5ZoM6SCL-Y/TsZ8NFLsr3I/AAAAAAAADJ8/oO3UVZmv2Po/s1600/image.png

(Flow of Money)  http://www.economywatch.com/userfiles/Info%20Graphic%20-%20The%20Flow%20of%20Money.jpg

(Income Inequality) http://www.slate.com/id/2266025/entry/2266026  (“The United States of Inequality” by Timothy Noah)

(visual information re: wealth inequality)    http://www.businessinsider.com/15-charts-about-wealth-and-inequality-in-america-2010-4

(WA state budget calculator)    http://www.educationvoters.org/budget-calculator/

(Text and visual information on wealth inequality)   http://inequality.org/

(comprehensive information on wealth)    http://sociology.ucsc.edu/whorulesamerica/power/wealth.html

(2010 information on economic recovery)   http://www.hotlikesauce.com/2010/08/12/the-top-10-statistics-that-show-our-economy-is-not-recovering/

(Economic “collapse”) http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com/archives/how-is-the-u-s-economy-supposed-to-succeed-when-our-politicians-and-the-big-banks-are-making-billions-of-dollars-betting-against-it

(economic timeline—visual) http://visualecon.wpengine.netdna-cdn.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/11/economy-good-mag.jpg

(economic information graphics) http://visualizingeconomics.com/2008/11/16/us-economy-1920-2008-good-magazine/

(video from person who makes economics graphics) http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/1126394986/visualizingeconomics-an-infographic-zine?ref=card

(Neuroscience and economics—article) http://www.nationofchange.org/print/3642

(homepage for visualizing economics) http://visualizingeconomics.com/

(The Commons)  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L7jaSjkd0jM

(Veterans comment on the 1%) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/11/29/iraq-veterans-against-the-war-occupy-wall-street_n_1117837.html?ref=occupy-wall-street

(Occupy Atlanta Foreclosure video) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/02/occupy-yall-street-ows-moves-into-atlanta-suburbs_n_1125645.html

(The Declaration of Occupy DC) http://occupydc.org/community/declaration/

(Tea Party Platform)  http://www.teaparty-platform.com/

(Tea Party Background and Ideas)  http://www.politicaljack.com/forums/showthread.php?1400-What-is-the-Tea-Party-Platform

(Tea Party/OWS Venn Diagram)  http://a2.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/s720x720/314584_283954571626197_204904669531188_941017_1991612028_n.jpg

(Tea Party/OWS Venn Diagram)  http://24.media.tumblr.com/tumblr_lt2yecjGWS1qedj2ho1_500.gif

(Tea Party/OWS commentary) http://www.philadelphiaweekly.com/news-and-opinion/cover-story/133482568.html

(One percent comments on class war) http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/12/02/one-percent_n_1125628.html?ref=occupy-wall-street

(Messaging on Economics/OWS) http://news.yahoo.com/blogs/ticket/republicans-being-taught-talk-occupy-wall-street-133707949.html

(Messaging on Economics/OWS analysis) http://www.digbysblog.blogspot.com/2011/12/is-luntz-losing-his-touch-or-are.html

(Global pie chart)  http://www.zerohedge.com/sites/default/files/images/user5/imageroot/shirakawa/Global%20Wealth%208_0.jpg

(50 richest people)  http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-N67Jf34FnS4/TkUpaxgbeMI/AAAAAAAAAiw/JVkMpewHH7s/s1600/wealthiestpeople.jpg

(Pie charts with analysis) http://www.businessinsider.com/made-in-usa-wealth-inequality-2011-7

(Shepard Fairey new design controversy) http://owsnews.org/after-conversations-with-occupy-wall-street-organizers-shepard-fairey-releases-revised-occupy-hope-design/

(Economic Democracy) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Economic_democracy#National_dividend

(Corporate Personhood)  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corporate_personhood

 

Movies and Video

(Daily Show Interview with David Stockman--3 short parts) http://www.thedailyshow.com/watch/mon-april-8-2013/exclusive---david-stockman-extended-interview-pt--1

(The Corporation—this film streams on Netflix)  http://www.freedocumentaries.org/int.php?filmID=102

(Capitalism: A Love Story) http://documentaryaddict.com/Capitalism++A+Love+Story-1516-documentary.html

(Fact sources in Capitalism: A Love Story) http://www.michaelmoore.com/books-films/facts/capitalism-love-story/facts

(Inside Job) http://vimeo.com/24981578 

("Unfettered Capitalism" Chris Hedges interview)  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWBv5je0_ns

("Crisis of Confidence" Jimmy Carter, July 15, 1979) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kakFDUeoJKM

("Farewell Address) Dwight Eisenhower) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CWiIYW_fBfY

Paper #1/Part III possible paper topics