United States economic crisis continues


Economic crisis, cartoon

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.

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  1. Unemployment hits 212 million

    World: An incredible 212 million people across the world were officially considered unemployed at the end of 2009, the International Labour Organisation (ILO) has revealed.

    The figure amounts to 6.6 per cent of the global workforce, but the ILO cautioned that the figures did not include hundreds of millions of more people working in the informal sector.

    “The number of unemployed worldwide in 2009 was an unprecedented rise of 34 million over 2007,” an ILO report stated.

    http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/index.php/news/content/view/full/86090

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