• Reaction to the latest jobs report (feat. Sellinger School finance professor Mark Johnson) — KBTV
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    Reaction to the latest jobs report (feat. Sellinger School finance professor Mark Johnson) — KBTV

    When will we finally see more jobs created and fewer people out of work? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 11.8 million people remain unemployed. And that does not take into consideration those who’ve abandoned the job market or are unemployed. We’re still nowhere near, we’re still nowhere near where we need to to push down the levels of unemployment not seen since the start of the recession, 5 years ago. Think for a moment that the economy is a patient in the hospital no longer on emergency room life support but, on some days, still in need of critical care. Yes, the housing market has rebounded somewhat, and…

  • Austin DSA Socialist Housing Education: How to Start a Housing Co-Op
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    Austin DSA Socialist Housing Education: How to Start a Housing Co-Op

    Hey, so they give everybody for being here in my name is Marina Robert, I use she/her pronouns. I am the Co-Chair of the housing committee This is an event on co-ops in partnership with the obstacle operative Business Association of college houses, so This is Brian mill. He is going to be giving a presentation and maybe using some questions so He is the on the board of the Austin cooperative Business Association. So to thank everybody for coming and Just some logistical things real quick if you’ll have to go to the bathroom It’s outside and then right and then the rights and I think you can help…

  • CU Boulder Campus Tour
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    CU Boulder Campus Tour

    Hello and welcome to the campus tour we start our journey here at the Center for Community which is the epicenter for student success and student life here on campus. It is one of the largest dining halls here on campus but it isn’t the only one. A couple of the different options that you’ll find in there are Italian, we have a Kosher station, an Asian station, Persian, anything that you could ever imagine you can probably find inside the C4C. In addition to the dining hall in the C4C, it’s also home to quite a few important offices. We’ve got the Study Abroad office, the Buff OneCard office,…

  • Mayor Benjamin on Homelessness and the Affordable Housing Crisis in Columbia, South Carolina
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    Mayor Benjamin on Homelessness and the Affordable Housing Crisis in Columbia, South Carolina

    – Hi everybody, I’m in Columbia, South Carolina and I’m here with Mayor Benjamin. I am so grateful you’ve taken time out of your busy day. We’re going to talk a little bit about homelessness and affordable housing. Can you tell me a little bit about homelessness here in Columbia? – It’s a major challenge, it’s a major challenge. We’re seeing it all across America, this global phenomenon of people moving back to cities and metropolitan economies. Now cities make up 85.5% of the American population, cities and the metro areas that surround them, 92% of all GDP, people are coming back home. So we’re seeing revitalized urban cores and…

  • Why 50 Million Chinese Homes are Empty
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    Why 50 Million Chinese Homes are Empty

    This video is sponsored by Skillshare. The first 500 people to use the link in the description get their first two months free. Deep, in the mountains of Austria, lies the small, but scenic town of Hallstatt. But this isn’t that, It’s an exact replica, built 9,000 kilometers away, near Hong Kong. Austria. China. It’s home to European architecture, Chinese cuisine, and all the traffic of… North Korea. Because, during the day, it may be the wedding photo capital of the region, But after the sun sets, its cottages become remarkably quiet. China’s lookalike towns, of places like Paris, Berlin, London, and Jackson Hole, Wyoming, aren’t alone. In many places,…

  • Men’s dorm at Georgetown University in Qatar
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    Men’s dorm at Georgetown University in Qatar

    (upbeat music) – Hi, I’m Claudio Pergolizzi. I’m a sophomore at Georgetown University in Qatar and today I’ll be giving you a tour of the male housing dorm. (upbeat music) The housing is a very secure facility which requires you to have a identification card which gives you access to the gate. (upbeat music) There are four building types in the male housing, two are the residency hall where the freshmen stay which is a smaller room. And then the other two are apartment style that have a kitchen. And then the other building over there is for married couples with children. I live in Sabur Hall on the ground…

  • Education Session: Poverty Wage Jobs and Affordable Housing
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    Education Session: Poverty Wage Jobs and Affordable Housing

    So we’re gonna get started here by, we’re going to talk about poverty leads to jobs first, which is sort of my area of expertise. And if you got one of those blue facts sheets, that’s going to be what’s featured on there. So poverty wage jobs, first of all we’re going to cover in this section of the presentation, kind of what they are, what they look like, the kinds of people that tend to work them. And most importantly, you know, these jobs that people work full time discussing the idea of whether or not they’re enough to make ends meet. So kind of starting here with sort…

  • Women’s dorm at Georgetown University in Qatar
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    Women’s dorm at Georgetown University in Qatar

    (upbeat music) – Hi everyone, I’m Amna Salatt. I’m a sophomore at Georgetown and I’m here to show you the female housing at Qatar Foundation. So let’s start with my room. (upbeat music) This is a single room. This is often where freshmen have to stay in their first year and then for sophomores like me, it’s just an opportunity to be closer to the door where you have to bolt and run to the door in the morning because the class will be here. It’s a very spacious study area. This is where I spend most, if not all of my nights. And over here we have a very…

  • Julián Castro: Education And Health Care Are Not Mutually Exclusive | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC
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    Julián Castro: Education And Health Care Are Not Mutually Exclusive | Velshi & Ruhle | MSNBC

    presidential candidate who Leon Castro happens to be with us former HUD secretary under President Obama former mayor of San Antonio secretary look we have we have escalating tensions with Iran we have an ongoing issue with North Korea we have no named defense secretary we now have a new acting defense secretary and we're not really ever sure around here whether enacting defense secretary is meant to become the actual defense secretary is there any concern that you have about that spot not being filled and basically john bolton who's the president's national security adviser seems to be setting military policy at the moment this one of the things…