Tagged: great recession
African Americans are disproportionately impacted by the Great Recession and the Great Disenfranchisement.
Americans are in for a long, hard slog.
Whether you are religious or secular, make holidays a celebration of family, tradition, and values instead of unsustainable spending and materialism.
Unemployed and under-employed Americans are enduring hiring discrimination as well as financial and emotional distress.
An equitable tax system -- paying for public services we all use, as well as offering support and a hand-up to those who've lost out in life's lottery -- should demand more of us.
The Great Depression taught Americans that the costs of unemployment and poverty are shared by all of us.
Securing our future means looking for real solutions to our economic woes, not looking to Wall Street.
Despite the GOP's ideological claptrap about corporate executives being "job creators," it's ordinary Americans who actually create jobs.
In this segment from The Big Picture, Sam Pizzigatti tells Thom Hartmann what lesson President Obama can learn from past presidents to get this economy working again for everyone, and not just the richest one percent.
America has plenty of cash, but it's in the wrong pockets.