Whole Foods cuts workers’ hours after Amazon introduces minimum wage

  … AND benefits, as the employee is no longer a full time employee, but now a part time employee (who is not entitled to benefits).  There’s always a shady
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At this fast food drive through, the person taking your order might not be a person at all

  via: SFGate | By Peter Holley, The Washington Post   The drive through window is often considered the most harrowing assignment inside a fast-food restaurant. A nonstop whirlwind of multitasking,
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LOS ANGELES AREA TEACHER EXPOSES THE FRONT LINES OF TEACHING IN AN IMMIGRANT ENCLAVE

  via: Freedom4um Posted by Horse  Poster Comment: Border Wall Needed. Voter ID Also Needed. 15 percent of Mexican workers (6.7 million people) work for the minimum wage, and 4.1 million Mexicans receive
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AT&T Continues Laying Off Americans After Profiting Billions from Tax Cut

  Source: Breibart Multinational conglomerate AT&T is continuing to layoff American workers across the United States after raking in billions in additional profits from the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act.
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Jaguar Land Rover to ‘axe up to 5,000 jobs’

  Source: The Guardian   Analysts say carmaker will outline job cuts in new year as part of drive to combat Brexit and falling sales Angela Monaghan Jaguar Land Rover is
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US DEFENSE CONTRACTOR POSTS JOB OFFERING FOR “CLASSIFIED CONTINGENCY OPERATIONS” IN UKRAINE

  via: BLACKLISTED NEWS   SOURCE: ZERO HEDGE The geopolitical analysis site SouthFront has unearthed from the pages of LinkedIn an incredible public job offering by a US defense contractor which reveals potentially
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What America Has Done To its Young People is Appalling

  Source: Lew Rockwell | By James Ostrowski   Critics are perhaps too quick to judge America’s young people, citing declining SAT scores, obesity, drug overdoses, addiction to smart phones, bizarre alterations of
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MIDDLE CLASS DESTRUCTION: SUICIDE RATES SOAR AMONG AMERICAN WORKERS

Blacklisted News During 2000–2016, suicide rates among American workers (aged 16–64 years) jumped 34%, from 12.9 per 100,000 population to 17.3, according to a newly published report by the Centers for Disease
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Caravan Migrants: ‘What Are We Supposed to Do in Honduras If There’s no Work?’

  Source: Breitbart Migrants traveling with the 7,000-strong caravan headed to the U.S.-Mexico border to overwhelm the country’s asylum and immigration system are admitting that they are merely foreign workers
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Here’s How We Ended Up with Predatory, Parasitic Elites

  Source: Lew Rockwell | By Charles Hugh Smith, OfTwoMinds.com   Combine financialization, neoliberalism and moral bankruptcy, and you end up with predatory, parasitic elites. How did our financial and political elites become predatory
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‘They’re liquidating us’: AT&T continues layoffs and outsourcing despite profits

  Source: The Guardian   The communications giant is expecting a windfall of $20bn in savings from Trump’s tax reforms, but has closed 44 call centers since 2011 Michael Sainato
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10 Numbers That Prove That America’s Current Financial Condition Is A Horror Show

  Source: Zero Hedge   Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, America’s long-term “balance sheet numbers” just continue to get progressively worse.  Unfortunately, since the stock market
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Another Way Of Looking At The Pension Crisis, As “A Stealth Mortgage on Your House”

  via: Lew Rockwell | By DollarCollapse.com Money manager Rob Arnott and finance professor Lisa Meulbroek have run the numbers on underfunded pension plans and come up with an interesting – and
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E-Verify Threatens us All

  by Ron Paul In addition to funding for a border wall and other border security measures, immigration hardliners are sure to push to include mandatory E-Verify in any immigration
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The high price of ‘free’ trade

  Source: EPI NAFTA’s failure has cost the United States jobs across the nation By Robert E. Scott Since the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) was signed in 1993, the
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Wal-Mart has announced thousands of layoffs since publicizing bonuses and benefits expansion

  Source: Market Watch | TONYA GARCIA Wal-Mart has talked up investments in staff while making staff cuts nationwide Since Wal-Mart Stores Inc. announced it would hand out bonuses and expand benefits
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ONLY 9 PERCENT OF FORTUNE 500 COMPANIES HAVE SHARED GOP TAX CUT WINDFALL WITH WORKERS: ANALYSIS

  via: BLN | SOURCE: JON QUEALLY @ COMMON DREAMS Less than ten percent of the nation’s wealthiest and most-profitable companies have shared any of the financial benefits they received from a
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Comcast fired 500 despite claiming tax cut would create thousands of jobs

  Source: ARS Technica | JON BRODKIN Comcast reportedly fired about 500 salespeople shortly before Christmas, despite claiming that the company would create thousands of new jobs in exchange for a big
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Social Security Beneficiaries Hit Record 61,859,250

    Source: CNS NEWS | By Terence P. Jeffrey The number of Social Security beneficiaries hit a record 61,859,250 in November, according to data released by the Social Security Administration. At the same
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America’s 25 dying industries include sound studios, textiles, newspapers

  via: Detroit Free Press | By Samuel Stebbins and Evan Comen, 24/7 Wall Street An estimated 141.9 million people are working in the United States, up 4.8% from 10 years
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