AlterNet Radio: Big Lies and Social Security; Student Debt-Trap May Lead to a Lost Generation; New Economic Models Emerging

This week on the Radio Hour, AlterNet's Lynn Parramore talks to Joshua Holland about the new economy movement, and what it takes to knock over a faltering paradigm.

Nancy Altman of Social Security Works is up next, to talk about an annual ritual of terrible, misleading reporting around the Social Security Trustees' report. She helps us sort out fact from fiction about the popular program.  

Tamara Draut, Vice President of Policy and Programs at Demos, talks about a new report, "Beyond the Debt-For-Diploma System: 10 Ways Student Debt is Blocking the Economic Mobility of Young Americans."

If you're in Washington, DC, you can tune into the show at 6 pm EST at 1480 AM. If you're anywhere else, you can stream it live at We Act Radio, and if you miss it, you can find the show on iTunes or check back here later for a podcast. 

UPDATE: Here it is...


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AlterNet / By Staff

Posted at April 29, 2012, 8:05am

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