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Robert Reich Discusses 'Aftershock': We Must 'Put Ideology Aside' To Fix The Economy

09/27/2010 05:22 pm ET | Updated May 25, 2011

In this video, Robert Reich discusses the ideas from his latest book, 'Aftershock: The Next Economy and America's Future.' According to Reich, the recession we are in is a structural problem rooted in an economy where the distribution of wealth is as unequal as any time since the great depression. This inequality leaves America susceptible to political extremism -- to find the solution we must "put ideology aside."

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