Hard Evidence: Are Young People’s Job Prospects Improving?

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Recessions always hit young people hard.

Why Are Millennials More Liberal And Less Trusting?

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Millennial attitudes toward trust reflect the right wing’s teaching every-man-for-himself ideology

“That’s why the recent budget deal that cut military benefits by $6B is a problem, don’t ya think?”

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This comment by Tom Brechlin on the post From Colonel and Pentagon Aide to Homeless

“Here’s a number to think about: 400,000,000,000. That’s roughly how many dollars U.s. Americans spent on the Christmas Holiday last year.”

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North Carolina’s Unemployment Experiment

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North Carolina’s cuts to unemployment show that ending unemployment does not cause people to go get jobs.

A Lifeline Just Ran Out For 1.3 Million Unemployed People in the US

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Unemployment benefits expired on Saturday for those who have been out of work for six months or more.

Is Your Man Redundant or Abundant?

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Duncan Alldridge reflects on the tendency of men to fall back on laziness and abandon their potential abundance of their work when they are without a sense of purpose.

Will 2014 Be The Year Of The Minimum Wage?

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All signs point to the minimum wage being a major issue in 2014.

Inside the Belly

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As John Oliver watches the economy take its toll on small and mid-size businesses, he is heartened by the ethics and values of those around him.

How to Improve Your Marriage without Talking about it

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Rabbi Slatkin explores ways to make your marriage better without having a conversation

No, the Unemployment Crisis is Not Gone

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Two recent stories about Walmart highlight how big our nation’s unemployment problem remains.

The World is On Fire

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Jeremy Gross lost his job and found a new land within himself.

Is the Economy Killing Our Men? 5 Things We Must Do Now

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The economic recession has hit men particularly hard, and it’s causing some severe effects on their health. Jed Diamond tells us how we can help.

Outsourcing: A Fancy Word For “You’re Fired.”

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Go on, outsource. Just don’t be an outsourcer.

New Study: More American Adults on Minimum Wage than Teenagers

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88 percent of minimum wage workers are above the age of 20. A third are at least 40 years old.

25 Ways Moving Is as Stressful as Death

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The “Love, Recorded” Guide to Staying Sane (and Married) While Moving, in 25 Points.