As the holiday season approaches, it's Grinch time for unemployed workers and their families, thanks to congressional Republicans.
Ultimatum, a superhero who fights negative attitudes with platitudes, ("Stop blaming others and start blaming yourself!"), runs afoul of his Board of Directors and becomes Unemployed Man.
For the Republican Party, which tells lies as fast as McDonald's makes burgers, there are no moral restraints, only the overarching desire for power.
The reality is that unemployment insurance extension is one of the best things that can be done right now to help the economy. Contact your senators today.
To win jobs for all, it requires a multi-racial united movement.
WASHINGTON (PAI) -- The current economy is "not normal," unemployment affects different groups of people than it did before, and the recovery - in terms of the joblessness numbers - will take longer than it did in prior slumps, the Labor Department's top economist says.
Day labor status is being forced on more and more full-time American workers, whether they want it or not, and a new book tells precisely what it's like.
I think it's absolutely ridiculous that two Illinois lawmakers are requesting to bring in the National Guard as a way to control youth violence.
Unemployment, hunger, 25 coalminers dead, yes, there is a rising tide of anger in the country.
Diehard conservatives - mostly Republicans - are willing to let the elderly, the disabled and the children die, while they themselves do nothing but scream, "No new taxes!"