Signaling his determination to stabilize the national debt at the expense of the working class, President Obama will use his State of the Union address to call for a three-year freeze on social spending: here.
Many non-profit groups in California that help homeless youth and single mothers suffering from domestic abuse are struggling to cope with the fact that their funding has declined even as an increasing number of families and individuals are seeking their help: here.
- The great austerity shell game | Richard Wolff (theguardian.com)
- Debt and deficit as shock therapy (intrepidreport.com)
- Unwanted And Forgotten: The Problem of LGBT Youth Homelessness – VIDEO (towleroad.com)
- “Economic Repression”: Obama, Democrats offer Deeper Social Cuts in New Budget Talks (rinf.com)