A revised analysis of 2008 US census data shows that nearly 50 million Americans, 15.8 percent of the population, lived in poverty: here.
This video is called Poverty USA – Native Americans – 16 Nov 07.
Michigan Governor Jennnifer Granholm on Monday vetoed another $54 million from public school funding, targeting school districts in metropolitan Detroit, and signed into law a statewide funding cut of $165 per student: here.
Number of Unemployed Going Without Federal Benefits Hits Record 3 Million: here.
Thousands of job cuts are being implemented at higher and further education institutions throughout the UK: here.
Britain: The number of people falling behind on fuel bill payments has soared by 50 per cent in the past six months, Citizens Advice has warned: here.
The City is preparing for a 50 per cent rise in annual bonuses to £6 billion as bank profits make a swift recovery, a research group has warned: here.
Public must learn to ‘tolerate the inequality’ of bonuses, says Goldman Sachs vice-chairman: here.