On the 6th episode we cover perhaps the most dramatic, heartwrenching, historically important breakup of all time: THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION. The split between the colonies was a game changer for the world, and it was really all about money.
Why the American Revolution?
IMPERIALISM. Specifically: Britain’s brand of it, which after the birth of capitalism had some new features.
3) Cognitive Dissonance
The worst breakup ever. Well, not really. Some of mine hurt more than the American Revolution.
4) Theoretical Bullshit
Once the U.S. won the war, one of the first questions the founders faced was around which was more important: Capitalism or Democracy.
5) Next Week On Money Good
Too Big to Stop and Frisk
Next week we’re out for justice as we look at the bizarrely unfair way our INjustice system treats normal people compared to how it treats big banks.