Unemployment


Report: 300,000 Small Business Jobs Lost Due to Obamacare

By Against Crony Capitalism January 18, 2017   Report: 300,000 Small Business Jobs Lost Due to Obamacare     I’d bet the real number is a good deal larger than 300,000. (From The Washington Free Beacon)   Obamacare has cost roughly 300,000 small business jobs due to higher health care costs, according to a new […]

300,000 Small Business Jobs Lost Due to Obamacare

Obama’s Final Jobs Report Is A Fitting End To His Presidency

Obama’s Final Jobs Report Is A Fitting End To His Presidency

By Against Crony Capitalism January 7, 2017   Obama’s Final Jobs Report Is A Fitting End To His Presidency     We won’t even go into how the unemployment number has been gamed systematically by the government. We already have many times. Suffice it to say that a whole lot of baby boomers limped along […]


Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management At World’s Largest Hedge Fund

By Jake Anderson Activist Post December 28, 2016   Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management At World’s Largest Hedge Fund     The impending evisceration of the global job market by artificial intelligence and robotic automation is well-trodden territory. Various estimates suggest the American employment mill could shrink by 30% by the year 2025. The United Nations’ […]

Artificial Intelligence Replacing Management At World’s Largest Hedge Fund

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Dismal Jobs Report

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org December 8, 2016   Dismal Jobs Report   The presstitute media delivered the false news, not from Russian propaganda websites such as the Washington Post accuses this one of being, but from Obama’s US Bureau of Labor Statistics. The false news is that the collapsing economy continues […]


Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs

Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs

By Against Crony Capitalism October 13, 2016   Leaked email shows Democrats knew that raising the minimum wage would cost jobs     The minimum wage debate is one we’ve covered closely here at ACC. One of the primary reasons is we know that a significant increase in the minimum wage above the market rate […]


The Fraud Of Full Employment

By Against Crony Capitalism September 5, 2016   The Fraud Of Full Employment     The official unemployment rate is a baloney number. It doesn’t actually measure all of the unemployed. Those who are no longer eligible for unemployment benefits are simply treated as if they no longer exist for instance. This is millions of […]

The Fraud Of Full Employment

Ron Paul

The Phony Job Recovery

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute August 8, 2016   The Phony Job Recovery   Last Friday saw the release of a bombshell jobs report, with headlines exclaiming that the US economy added over 250,000 jobs in July, far in excess of any forecasts. The reality was far more grim. Those “jobs” weren’t actually created […]


Why The Jobs Report Is Not Nearly As Strong As You Are Being Told

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog August 8, 2016   Why The Jobs Report Is Not Nearly As Strong As You Are Being Told     Happy days are here again? On Friday, the mainstream media was buzzing with the news that the U.S. economy had added 255,000 jobs during the month of July. But […]

Why The Jobs Report Is Not Nearly As Strong As You Are Being Told

Dr. Paul Craig Roberts

Another Phony Jobs Report

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org August 6, 2016   Another Phony Jobs Report   As John Williams has made clear, the monthly payroll jobs number consists mainly of an add-on factor of 200,000 jobs. These jobs are a product of the assumption in the Birth-Death Model that new business ventures create more […]


The U.S. Has Lost 195,000 Good Paying Energy Industry Jobs

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog August 5, 2016   The U.S. Has Lost 195,000 Good Paying Energy Industry Jobs     Not all jobs are created equal.  There is a world of difference between a $100,000 a year energy industry job and a $10 an hour job running a cash register at Wal-Mart.  You […]

The U.S. Has Lost 195,000 Good Paying Energy Industry Jobs

Walter E. Williams

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 […]