Robert B. Reich
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Robert B. Reich

Robert Bernard Reich (/ˈraɪʃ/; born June 24, 1946) is an American political commentator, professor, and author. He served in the administrations of Presidents Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter and was Secretary of Labor under President Bill Clinton from 1993 to 1997.

Reich is currently Chancellor's Professor of Public Policy at the Goldman School of Public Policy at the University of California, Berkeley. He was formerly a professor at Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and professor of social and economic policy at the Heller School for Social Policy and Management of Brandeis University. He has also been a contributing editor of The New Republic, The American Prospect (also chairman and founding editor), Harvard Business Review, The Atlantic, The New York Times, and The Wall Street Journal.

Reich is a political commentator on programs including Hardball with Chris Matthews, This Week with George Stephanopoulos, CNBC's Kudlow & Company, and APM's Marketplace. In 2008, Time magazine named him one of the Ten Best Cabinet Members of the century, and The Wall Street Journal in 2008 placed him sixth on its list of the "Most Influential Business Thinkers". He was appointed a member of President-elect Barack Obama's economic transition advisory board. Until 2012, he was married to British-born lawyer, Clare Dalton, with whom he has two sons, Sam and Adam.

He has published 14 books, including the best-sellers The Work of Nations, Reason, Supercapitalism, Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future, and a best-selling e-book, Beyond Outrage. He is also chairman of Common Cause and writes his own blog about the political economy at Robertreich.org. The Robert Reich - Jacob Kornbluth film Inequality for All won a U.S. Documentary Special Jury Award for Achievement in Filmmaking at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival in Utah.
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    • The Common Good

    • By: Robert B. Reich
    • Narrated by: Robert B. Reich
    • Length: 5 hrs and 12 mins
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    Robert B. Reich makes a powerful case for the expansion of America’s moral imagination. Rooting his argument in common sense and everyday reality, he demonstrates that a common good constitutes the very essence of any society or nation....

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    • Edifying

    • By Jean on 03-15-18

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    • Saving Capitalism

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    In Saving Capitalism, Robert Reich reveals the entrenched cycles of power and influence that have damaged American capitalism, perpetuating a new oligarchy....

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    • A riveting economics book! Mind. Blown.

    • By Nothing really matters on 04-18-16

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    • Beyond Outrage

    • What Has Gone Wrong with Our Economy and Our Democracy, and How to Fix Them
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    • By Staceghost on 02-13-15
    • What Has Gone Wrong with Our Economy and Our Democracy, and How to Fix Them
    • By: Robert B. Reich
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    • Length: 3 hrs and 26 mins
    • Release date: 06-08-12
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    • Aftershock

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    While many blamed Wall Street for the financial meltdown, Aftershock points a finger at a national economy in which wealth is increasingly concentrated at the top....

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    • Very plausible assessment of our economy

    • By Chris on 10-06-10
    • The Next Economy and America’s Future
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    • Length: 4 hrs and 30 mins
    • Release date: 09-21-10
    • 4 out of 5 stars 614 ratings

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    • The Future of Success

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    • Supercapitalism

    • The Transformation of Business, Democracy, and Everyday Life
    • By: Robert B. Reich
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    • Reason

    • Why Liberals Will Win the Battle for America
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    • Reason

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    • By: Robert B. Reich
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    • Length: 7 hrs and 23 mins
    • Release date: 03-04-05
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    • Rettet den Kapitalismus! Für alle, nicht für 1%

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