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The End of Extended Unemployment at End of Year Likely to Trigger Economic Collapse

Millions of Americans are getting by thanks to extended jobless benefits, but everything might change when the payments stop arriving later this year. Many American families are already struggling as the recovery falters, and for some the pain will soon get worse. Nearly $2 in every $10 Americans had in their pockets last year came from government subsidies ...

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Unemployment Rate Goes Up Again! Who’s To Blame?

The Labor Department just released it's May jobs report. The unemployment rate went up by .1. That's really not much to b**ch about. However, although it only went up by a 10th of a point, it didn't go down. So who's to blame? Theweek.com has their theories and I tend to share them: 1. President Obama Success has many fathers, but failure has only one — and ...

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An Entire Generation Unemployed Due to The Recession… College Grads Screwed!

"About 60% of recent graduates have not been able to find a full-time job in their chosen profession, according to job placement firm Adecco. And for those just entering the workplace, a bout of long-term unemployment can affect their career plans for years to come. Meghan O'Halloran was one of those who had her career derailed by the timing of her gradua...

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NY Forces Unemployed People to Work For Their Unemployment Check

New York's Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) is cash-strapped big time. They recently had to lay off 173 workers whose job it was to clean the subways and subway stations. The only problem is... Someone has to clean the subways. But who will do it if the MTA can't afford it? "The Metropolitan Transportation Authority wants to revive its participation in the ...

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The REAL Reason Americans Are Unemployed

The current unemployment rate as of November 2010 is 9.8%. If you listen to the rhetoric B.S. from politicians on both sides of the aisle, you will be led to believe many excuses as to why Americans are unemployed. Some of these excuses are as follows: Can't find a job Businesses aren't hiring I've heard numerous excuses coming from friends and family who ...

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