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Leaked Contract: Amazon Makes Warehouse Workers Sign 18-Month Non-Compete Agreements   Recently updated !

By Laura Northrup Consumerist March 26, 2015   Leaked Contract: Amazon Makes Warehouse Workers Sign 18-Month Non-Compete Agreements     Amazon warehouses, even the ones powered by amazing shelf robots, depend mostly on human labor to get the stuff off the shelves and into boxes. The job doesn’t pay very much and is grueling, and […]

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Nearly At ‘Full Employment’? 10 Reasons Why The Unemployment Numbers Are A Massive Lie 1

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog March 9, 2015   Nearly At ‘Full Employment’? 10 Reasons Why The Unemployment Numbers Are A Massive Lie   On Friday, we learned that the official “unemployment rate” has fallen to 5.5 percent. Since an unemployment rate of 5 percent is considered to be “full employment” by many economists, […]


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Labor Unions Are Anti-Labor   Recently updated !

Source: http://mises.org By George Reisman   Labor Unions Are Anti-Labor   Many Americans, perhaps a substantial majority, still believe that, irrespective of any problems they may have caused, labor unions are fundamentally an institution that exists in the vital elf-interest of wage earners. Indeed, many believe that it is labor unions that stand between the […]


The Middle Class In Canada Is Now Doing Better Than The Middle Class In America

  Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Middle Class In Canada Is Now Doing Better Than The Middle Class In America   For most of Canada’s existence, it has been regarded as the weak neighbor to the north by most Americans.  Well, that has changed dramatically over the past decade or so.  Back in the […]

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A Political Problem-Not an Economic Problem-Catherine Austin Fitts

Source: http://wchildblog.com A Political Problem-Not an Economic Problem-Catherine Austin Fitts   By Greg Hunter, USAWatchdog: Investment banker Catherine Austin Fitts sums up the historic global financial problems by saying, “We have a group of people who have the power to act with impunity. They are above the law. They are centralizing and consolidating economic and […]