Career Calling

February 25, 2012

The Consequences of Unemployment and a Broken Safety Net

Filed under: Commentary — claycerny @ 12:38 am
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Common Dreams has published an article on the consequences of unemployment and poverty.  The author Greg Kaufman considers how political compromises have pushed unemployed workers – and their families – down on the economic and social scale.  Many people do not even qualify for unemployment benefits.  As Kaufman details in the rest of the article, our national safety met is letting too many people fall.

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