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Technology and the Future of Work [Jayati Ghosh / Frontline India]

Good article talking about a common gripe of mine, the fear of unemployment in cases when the cause of unemployment comes from increased productivity-per-amount-of-effort (as opposed to productivity-per-wage-paid). 59 more words

The Fallen

Apathy is an insidious thing. I distinctly remember a time when I felt connected to the world. A time when waking up in the morning led to a meaningful sequence of events. 734 more words


Un-Adventures in Unemployment

I just got a call from an Unemployment Agency rep. It turns out that I managed to screw myself out of a month of unemployment compensation. 198 more words

Gov. Bentley discusses Alabama's future

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — A wide-ranging conversation with Governor Robert Bentley.

He stopped by CBS42 to talk about the state lottery, getting Alabamians back to work, a controversial gun bill and his even divorce. 328 more words


Why Millennials feel “entitled”

JDN 2457064

I’m sure you’ve already heard this plenty of times before, but just in case here are a few particularly notable examples: “Millennials are entitled. 1,353 more words

Public Policy

One Chart Illustrates Economic Recovery 100% Fiction

By Sol Palha – Re-Blogged From http://tacticalinvestor.com

They say a picture is worth a thousand words and this chart is probably worth a lot more.  It illustrates how the BLS has been lying through its teeth over the past seven years. 289 more words

GDP & Employment