Category Archives : Unemployment


Virtual Economy’s Phantom Job Gains Are Based on Statistical Fraud

Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts   Virtual Economy’s Phantom Job Gains Are Based on Statistical Fraud And More Fraud Is in the Works   Washington can’t stop lying. Don’t be convinced by last Thursday’s job report that it is your fault if you don’t have a job. Those 288,000 jobs and 6.1% unemployment […]

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17 Facts That Prove That The Quality Of Jobs In America Is Going Down The Drain

  Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder 17 Facts That Prove That The Quality Of Jobs In America Is Going Down The Drain   Do you wish that you had a better job?  If so, you are not alone.  In fact, there are millions upon millions of Americans that get up every day and go to […]


The Death Of The Rust Belt

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Death Of The Rust Belt   Their names are familiar to all of us: Cleveland, Flint, Youngstown, Saginaw, Gary, Toledo, Reading, Akron, Flint and Buffalo were all once booming manufacturing cities that were absolutely packed with thriving middle class families.  But now most of the manufacturing jobs are […]

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Even the Feds Admit Minimum Wages Cause Unemployment

  Source: https://mises.org By Nicholas Freiling Even the Feds Admit Minimum Wages Cause Unemployment   Minimum wage doesn’t apply to everyone. When Congress first established minimum wage in the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938, it left a loophole for businesses that employ people with disabilities. The Secretary, to the extent necessary to prevent curtailment […]


More Phantom Jobs Created–All In The Wrong Places

  Source: http://www.paulcraigroberts.org By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts More Phantom Jobs Created–All In The Wrong Places   Last April I saw a report that 83% of May’s college graduates did not have a job. I remarked that in my day most of us had 2 or 3 job or graduate school offers before we graduated. […]

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The Robots Are Coming, And They Are Replacing Warehouse Workers And Fast Food Employees 1

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Robots Are Coming, And They Are Replacing Warehouse Workers And Fast Food Employees   There are already more than 101 million working age Americans that are not employed and 20 percent of the families in the entire country do not have a single member that has a job.  […]


The Number Of Working Age Americans Without A Job Has Risen By 27 MILLION Since 2000

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Number Of Working Age Americans Without A Job Has Risen By 27 MILLION Since 2000   Did you know that there are nearly 102 million working age Americans that do not have a job right now?  And 20 percent of all families in the United States do not […]

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It’s An Illusion: Here Are the REAL Unemployment Numbers

  Source: http://www.shtfplan.com By Mac Slavo It’s An Illusion: Here Are the REAL Unemployment Numbers     Mainstream financial pundits are falling over themselves today following a report from the Labor Department indicating that the national unemployment rate has fallen yet again, this time to just 6.3%. The Associated Press, whose report on the new […]


The Real Unemployment Rate: In 20% Of American Families, EVERYONE Is Unemployed 1

  Source: http://endoftheamericandream.com By Michael Snyder The Real Unemployment Rate: In 20% Of American Families, EVERYONE Is Unemployed   According to shocking new numbers that were just released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 20 percent of American families do not have a single person that is working.  So when someone tries to tell you […]

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17 Facts To Show To Anyone That Believes That The U.S. Economy Is Just Fine

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 17 Facts To Show To Anyone That Believes That The U.S. Economy Is Just Fine   No, the economy is most definitely not “recovering”.  Despite what you may hear from the politicians and from the mainstream media, the truth is that the U.S. economy is in far worse shape […]