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DRAMA Fry Cook Shifted to Part-Time Work Confronts Obama

  H/T CynNiki ‏@cynniki9   Source: http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com By Robert Wenzel DRAMA Fry Cook Shifted to Part-Time Work Confronts Obama   During a Google Hangout session last week Friday, fry cook Darnell Summers told President Obama that his hours were cut due to the Affordable Care Act. “We were broken down to part time to avoid […]

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70 percent of the jobs added so far in 2013 are part-time

Source: http://www.againstcronycapitalism.org By Nick Sorrentino 70 percent of the jobs added so far in 2013 are part-time   I wonder why this might be? Could it be that Obamacare has made full-time workers much more expensive to employ? Could it be also that the jobs market has not come back the way it should have […]


If You Think The Employment Numbers Are Good, Then You Really Need To Read This Article 2

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder   If You Think The Employment Numbers Are Good, Then You Really Need To Read This Article   Do you actually believe that the employment numbers are getting better?  Do you actually believe that there is a bright future ahead for American workers?  If so, then you really need to […]

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Goodbye Full-Time Jobs, Hello Part-Time Jobs, R.I.P. Middle Class

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder Goodbye Full-Time Jobs, Hello Part-Time Jobs, R.I.P. Middle Class   A fundamental shift is taking place in the U.S. economy.  In fact, this transition is rapidly picking up momentum and is in danger of becoming an avalanche.  The percentage of full-time jobs in our economy is steadily declining and the […]


The Decline Of Breadwinner Jobs Has Resulted In The Longest Bread Lines In American History

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder The Decline Of Breadwinner Jobs Has Resulted In The Longest Bread Lines In American History   As the number of good jobs continues to decline, the number of Americans that cannot take care of themselves without government assistance continues to explode.  On Friday, we learned that the U.S. economy added […]


15 Signs That The Quality Of Jobs In America Is Going Downhill Really Fast

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com By Michael Snyder 15 Signs That The Quality Of Jobs In America Is Going Downhill Really Fast   Trying to find a job in America today can be an incredibly frustrating experience.  Most of the jobs that are available seem to pay very little, and there is intense competition for just about any […]


Fed Money Pumping Won’t Get What It Used To

Source: http://www.lewrockwell.com By Ryan W. McMaken Most people who pay attention to government stats are now wise to the fact that labor force data is just as important as the employment data in determining the unemployment rate. As pointed out by Santelli today, a few hundred thousand people were disappeared from the labor force to […]


20 Signs You Might Be A Typical American Worker

Source: http://theeconomiccollapseblog.com Once upon a time, anyone that was relatively competent and willing to work hard could go out and easily get a job that would enable that person to financially support a family.  Unfortunately, that is simply no longer true anymore.  Well paying “middle income jobs” are being rapidly replaced with “low income jobs” […]