Listen Online to David Hawkes: Money, Finance, and the Power of Symbols – Against the Grain – March 7, 2012 at 12:00pm | KPFA 94.1 FM Radio

David Hawkes: Money, Finance, and the Power of Symbols - Against the Grain - March 7, 2012 at 12:00pm | KPFA 94.1 FM Radio

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At the heart of the global economy, a regime dominated by lending and finance, is a symbol we call money. What does this say about who we are and how we work, and what ethical judgments can and should be made about money, wage labor, and capital investment? David Hawkes draws connections among money, human labor-time, usury, and other cultures’ beliefs in magic.