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Stories Of Despair From The Forgotten People That The U.S. Economy Has Left Behind

Michael Snyder | End Of The American Dream There is so much economic despair in our country today, but if you have a good job and if you live in a good neighborhood you might not ever encounter it. There is so much economic despair in our country today, but if you have a good

Memorial Day Travel: American Families Pay at the Pump

Ken Blackwell  Summer is officially upon us, and millions of American families will soon be embarking on their annual trips to the beach, the mountains, the lake, grandma’s house, or any other of the fantastic destinations our country has to offer. The beginning of “summer driving season” is also a time when many Americans turn

The Real Unemployment Rate: In 20% Of American Families, EVERYONE Is Unemployed

Michael SnyderAmerican Dream  According to shocking new numbers that were just released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 20 percent of American families do not have a single person that is working.  So when someone tries to tell you that the unemployment rate in the United States is about 7 percent, you should just laugh.  One-fifth