The homeownership rate is declining while rents rise and hedge funds snap up thousands of foreclosed homes.
Demand for SNAP benefits won't retreat until the economic recovery stops benefitting only the richest Americans
The economy that matters is measured by whether enough Americans hold decent jobs, not the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
Virtually everything about the economic catastrophe of the 1930s has a precise parallel in today's major political dilemmas.
The executives responsible for the financial industry's pervasive fraud are paying no personal price.
The first presidential debate of 2012 was an exercise in ridiculousness that produced no insight, no plan, no inspiration, no leadership, and no truth.
For those on the economic ladder's lowest rungs, the middle rungs have almost completely disappeared.
For desperate workers that turn to temp agencies for a step up, too often they find only quicksand.