Monday, April 13, 2015
But hey, at least they can still claim the jobless rate has gone down.
Shame indeed. This is the way to pretend that the dispossessed are a working part of the American dream, even as the dream machine itself gets ever more refined in selling us on the various fantasies that keep the machine going in the first place. And the only bottom line that will matter in all of this is that the proportion of Americans who get closer to the poverty line will increase faster than the proportion that gets closer to the top one percent.
75% of Working Poor on Welfare