How Accurate Are The US Jobs Numbers?

By Jack Rasmus, Counterpunch.org -

While the Current Establishment Survey (CES) Report (covering large businesses) shows 263,000 jobs created last month, the Current Population Survey (CPS) second Labor Dept. report (that covers [...]

Self Employment: An Effective Path For War Tax Refusal

By Staff, Nwtrcc.org -

This publication is one of a series of “practicals” that offer ideas, tips, and information for individuals who want to cut off their financial support for the U.S. war machine or are currently [...]

What America Would Look Like If It Guaranteed Everyone A Job

By Dylan Matthews, www.vox.com -

By Dylan Matthews for Vox Magazine - Imagine if a well-paying job, with benefits and a high enough salary to pay for rent, transportation, and food, were a human right. Imagine the US federal [...]

Brooklyn Youth Create Jobs (And Community Roots)

By Rebecca Nathanson, www.yesmagazine.org -

By Rebecca Nathanson for YES! Magazine - Snow covered most of the ground at El Garden, a community garden in the north Brooklyn neighborhood of Bushwick. The exception was the area around its [...]

Homeless Jump By 44,000 In LA County In Two Years

By Al JAzeera, www.facebook.com -

he number of homeless people in Los Angeles County jumped 12 percent in the past two years, to more than 44,000, amid a sluggish economic recovery that has left the poorest residents of the [...]