Tag Archives: Unemployment

Labor-Saving Devices … When It’s YOUR Labor

Robots will replace millions of workers in the next few years. Not only factory labor but burger flippers, sales clerks, librarians and even computer programmers. Because machines are cheaper and more reliable. We have seen manufacturing leave the United States … Continue reading

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Lies, Damn Lies And Statistics From The Government

As our leaders assure us of ongoing recovery from the 2008 financial collapse, pointing to various government statistics in support, we cannot help recollecting childhood tales of foxes in charge of henhouses. The politicians after all, are in charge of … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene … (Politically Uncorrected)

Your significant Saturday selections: Local Police   are receiving more military gear from the Feds  since the  Ferguson riots. We’re not sure exactly why as we hear a rumor that the Justice Department  flooded Ferguson with agents to assure that the … Continue reading

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Poverty…And Political Poverty

We were told a couple of thousand years ago that: “The poor, you will always have with you”\…”  and sure enough… But now we need to parse the term: “poor” before we get too excited over it. Consider: We were … Continue reading

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Gleanings From The Passing Scene…(Politically Uncorrected)

Another Saturday, another potpourri of recent events, juxtaposed in time but related only as you decide. These are recent happenings for you to evaluate as you will. Chicago, Americas’s gun control capital, presented us 13 people shot while playing basketball … Continue reading

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Can A Rose By Any Other Name, Still Have Unemployed Aphids?

The 11.8 million U.S. unemployed discards those who’ve outrun their benefits and given up; these are the folk who’ve been working until recently and need jobs. Our government and the newsfolk refer to this as a recovery, but we should … Continue reading

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Government: Bailing Out Taxpayers With Their Own Money…

The government reports about 13 million unemployed. You can add back those who aren’t collecting unemployment insurance anymore but still lack jobs to get past 15 million and if you throw in folks working part time who need full time work, … Continue reading

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