Unemployment


The Arrogant Elite

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com June 8, 2016   The Arrogant Elite     A basic economic premise holds that when the price of something rises, people seek to economize on its use. They seek substitutes for that which has risen in price. Recent years have seen proposals for an increase in the federal minimum […]

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The Keynesians Stole The Jobs

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute June 7, 2016 The Keynesians Stole The Jobs   Late last week the markets were shocked by a surprisingly bad May jobs report – the worst monthly report in nearly six years. The experts expected the US economy to add 160,000 jobs in May, but it turns out only […]

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Employment Lies ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org June 3, 2016   Employment Lies     June 3, 2016. Today the Bureau of Labor Statistics announced that the US economy only created 38,000 new jobs in May and revised down by 59,000 jobs the previously reported gains in March and April. Yet the BLS reported […]

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In 1 Out Of Every 5 American Families, Nobody Has A Job

In 1 Out Of Every 5 American Families, Nobody Has A Job

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog April 25, 2016   In 1 Out Of Every 5 American Families, Nobody Has A Job     If nobody is working in one out of every five U.S. families, then how in the world can the unemployment rate be close to 5 percent as the Obama administration keeps […]


Jobs Report Blues

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org April 4, 2016   Jobs Report Blues   On Friday the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported that there were 215,000 new jobs in March. John Williams of ShadowStats.com reports that these “new jobs” result from the the Birth-Death model that “artificially inflates headline month-to-month payroll gains with […]

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23 Percent Of Americans In Their Prime Working Years Are Unemployed

23 Percent Of Americans In Their Prime Working Years Are Unemployed

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog March 27, 2016   23 Percent Of Americans In Their Prime Working Years Are Unemployed     Did you know that when you take the number of working age Americans that are officially unemployed (8.2 million) and add that number to the number of working age Americans that are […]


Another Phony Jobs Report

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org March 7, 2016   Another Phony Jobs Report And if true it is damning The monthly payroll jobs reports have become a bad joke. No growth in real retail sales, but 55,000 retail trade new jobs in February. No growth in real consumer income, but 40,000 more waitresses […]

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Are The Payroll Jobs Reports Merely Propaganda Statements? ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org February 8, 2016   Are The Payroll Jobs Reports Merely Propaganda Statements?   US economics statistics are so screwed up that they do not provide an accurate picture. Consider the latest monthly payroll jobs report. According to the report, in January 151,000 new jobs were created. Where […]


Yet Another Fabricated Jobs Report ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org January 10, 2016   Yet Another Fabricated Jobs Report   According to Friday’s (January 8) payroll jobs numbers, almost 300,000 new jobs were created in December. Additionally, the previous two months were revised upward by 50,000 jobs. Apparently, the equity market did not believe the report, with […]

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Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Another Phony Payroll Jobs Number

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org November 9, 2015   Another Phony Payroll Jobs Number   The Bureau of Labor Statistics announced today [11/6/2015] that the US economy created 271,000 jobs in October, a number substantially in excess of the expected 175,000 to 190,000 jobs. The unexpected job gain has dropped the unemployment […]


Right Now There Are 102.6 Million Working Age Americans That Do Not Have A Job 1

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog October 4, 2015   Right Now There Are 102.6 Million Working Age Americans That Do Not Have A Job     The federal government uses very carefully manipulated numbers to cover up the crushing economic depression that is going on in this nation.  For the month of September, the […]

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