jobs


Obama’s Deplorable Last Hurrah

By Stephen Lendman Global Research January 11, 2017   Obama’s Deplorable Last Hurrah   On Tuesday evening, Obama delivered his self-styled farewell address – as demagogic and duplicitous as all his others. A separate article discussed what he left unexplained – the enormous harm he inflicted on humanity at home and abroad throughout his tenure. His […]

On Tuesday evening, Obama delivered his self-styled farewell address – as demagogic and duplicitous as all his others.

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 […]


Can Trump Fix The Economy In 2017?

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org January 5, 2017   Can Trump Fix The Economy In 2017? In the West Junk Information And Junk Judgment Prevail   The Western world and that part of the world that partakes of Western explanations live in a fictional world. We see this everywhere we look—in the alleged […]

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U.S. Economic Confidence Surges To The Highest Level That Gallup Has Ever Recorded

U.S. Economic Confidence Surges To The Highest Level That Gallup Has Ever Recorded

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog December 22, 2016   U.S. Economic Confidence Surges To The Highest Level That Gallup Has Ever Recorded     Gallup’s U.S. Economic Confidence Index has never been higher than it is today.  The “Trumphoria” that has gripped the nation ever since Donald Trump’s miraculous victory on election night shows […]


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 […]

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In Defense of Trump’s Deal with Carrier

By Tho Bishop Mises Institute December 5, 2016   In Defense of Trump’s Deal with Carrier   Donald Trump hasn’t yet made the move from Trump Tower to America’s most expensive public housing, but he was able to come through with one campaign promise this week by announcing a deal with Indiana-based Carrier Air Conditioning that will […]

In Defense of Trump’s Deal with Carrier

The Next Recession Looms Large

Midnight in America

By Peter Schiff Euro Pacific Capital November 10, 2016   Midnight in America   Stunned political analysts are missing the most plausible argument explaining Donald Trump’s unexpected victory. The misreading of the American electorate stems from the political class’ acceptance of mistaken (and increasingly insane) economic dogma that has arisen over the past generation. Based on their flawed understanding of economics, the pundits could […]


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 […]

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

Justice Dept.: Firing migrant workers with expired papers is discrimination

Justice Dept.: Firing migrant workers with expired papers is discrimination

By Against Crony Capitalism August 28, 2016   Justice Dept.: Firing migrant workers with expired papers is discrimination     The goal ultimately is to make it harder and harder for companies to fire anyone. Sounds good for workers right? Well, it’s a double edged sword. If it’s harder to fire it’s much harder to […]


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

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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