Employment

U.S. Middle Class Vanishing

Press TV The American middle class is on the verge of disappearing, while the United States, itself, is in danger of becoming a third world…





The Ecstasy of Empire

Paul Craig Roberts InfoWars The United States is running out of time to get its budget and trade deficits under control.  Despite the urgency of…





U.S. To Train 3,000 Offshore IT Workers

Federally-backed program aims to help outsourcers in South Asia become more fluent in areas like Java programming—and the English language. Paul McDougall InformationWeek  Despite President…



An Avoidable Depression

Mike Whitney Counterpunch The economy has gone from bad to worse. On Friday the Commerce Department reported that GDP had slipped from 3.7% to 2.4%…


Stocks Slip on Unemployment Numbers

Elizabeth Stanton Bloomberg  U.S. stock-index futures slipped, signaling the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index may retreat from an almost three-month high, as an unexpected increase…