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Excuse my English

Well, let’s break the silence already. It’s been a long time since I’ve written down anything. At all, not only here. Apparently it took a drunk and messed up state for me to take this blog seriously again. 576 more words


Joblessness, Hopelessness, And Government Dependency

Source: Kunstler.com, by James H. Kustler

Of all the awful tensions roiling and coiling in American society, it’s only a little bit surprising that the racial module is blowing off now rather than, say, the stock market. 341 more words

Financial/Societal Collapse And Dependence

What Grace Looks Like....

What Grace Looks Like…..

I continue to be amazed by God’s grace and mercy. Last night I cooked fish in my small, cramped apartment. And in order to combat any lingering odors, I put on a pot of water with vinegar. 394 more words

US employers add 209K jobs in July, black unemployment rate rises slightly

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers extended their solid hiring into July by adding 209,000 jobs. It was the sixth straight month of job growth above 200,000, evidence that businesses are gradually shedding the caution that had marked the 5-year-old recovery. 603 more words


application unsuccessful on this occasion

she seeks an end
to shattered dreams that endlessly bleed
assistance from any entity
who can help fulfill her need

she desires understanding
of the talent in her soul… 35 more words


Watching Community Helping Woman Living in Car

My thoughts: It’s easy to judge looking at other people’s lives from the outside in….so I refuse to ever do that. It’s hard out here and just because there are plenty of jobs doesn’t mean that those jobs are opening up for her. 51 more words


Don't give up on America's long-term unemployed just yet

Federal Reserve researchers argue that the central bank has been right not to give up on the ranks of America’s long-term unemployed.

The plight of the long-term jobless has been at the heart of… 482 more words