Starbucks Requires BA To Serve Coffee

DR. RICHARD WOLFF – June 9, 2018: I sat in a Starbucks, the one on the corner of 14th Street and 6th Avenue (in New York, United States)… I was in there having my cup of coffee. It was kind of empty, and a young woman comes in…about 21 or 22 years old. She looks around and walked up to the an employee who makes the coffee and asked for a job application form. The employee says to the woman, do you mind if I ask you a question and the lady said sure. Do you have your BA degree and she said no. The Starbucks employee said, I will give you an application, fill it out and wait over there, but I am telling you, if you do not have a BA they are not going to hire you. …

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Everybody knows by Leonard Cohen

The song referenced by Dr. Richard Wolf in the presentation.

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The Future of Global Capitalism with David Harvey

RT – June 9, 2018: David Harvey, Author of “Marx, Capital, and the Madness of Economic Reason,” discusses the future of global capitalism.

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