Over the course of the past year, urban areas in the US have seen the largest increase in demand for food assistance since 1991, as well as a sharp increase in family homelessness, according to a report issued Tuesday by the US Conference of Mayors: here.
American Indian Unemployment – From Bad to Worse in Recession: here.
This is a video from Britain about bankers’ bonuses.
Top UK banking executives and financiers last week defended their decision to hand out huge bonuses this year. Bank bonuses are set to top those paid in 2008 after profits soared following the government bank bailout: here.