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Unemployment becomes chronic in the US
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Unemployment becomes chronic in the US

An overshadowed statistic in federal data, long-term unemployment (LTU) is one of the most poignant social irregularities for millions of American families, as well as an example of Washington’s disrespect for human rights.   Jorge V. Jaime   People looking for work for six months or more join another 120,000 […]

Greece: the Zero Hour?
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Greece: the Zero Hour?

Stuck in a serious financial crisis due to the accumulation of a large public deficit, time is running out for this nation, and bankruptcy is fast approaching, with many predicting an imminent exit from the Euro Zone. _ Cira Rodríguez César With a debt equivalent to 168% of its annual […]