The Purgatory of Minimum Wage Jobs

The Purgatory of Minimum Wage Jobs

By Charles Hugh Smith
Posted March 17, 2016

In the age of automation, what’s scarce are problem-solving skills. Charles Hugh Smith explains how you can escape the purgatory of minimum wage and part-time jobs…

The Fed's LMCI Drops for Second Consecutive Month

The Fed's LMCI Drops for Second Consecutive Month

By Chuck Butler
Posted March 8, 2016

The Fed’s very own Labor Markets Condition Index fell 2.4 points in February – the largest monthly drop since 2009 – despite the so-called strong job growth during the month. Read on to see why Chuck Butler says that’s not the stuff wage inflation is made of in today’s Pfennig…

Obama: “America’s Pretty Darn Great Right Now”...

Obama: “America’s Pretty Darn Great Right Now”...

By David Stockman
Posted March 7, 2016

David Stockman gives you the unvarnished truth about the latest government propaganda about American jobs…

The Decline and Fall of America’s Working Class

The Decline and Fall of America’s Working Class

By Bill Bonner
Posted November 17, 2015

Death rates are increasing for white people in America, especially for working-class middle-aged whites. The increase looks like it has been going on since the late 1990s – so what gives? Bill Bonner reports…