Most big retail chains treat their employees as nothing but a drain on profits.
Slavery is such an ugly word.
Today's robber barons have little interest in long-term, full-time employees.
We're going down the road toward becoming a nation of servants.
The Republican obstruction of job-boosting policies helps the GOP run against a bad economy.
For those on the economic ladder's lowest rungs, the middle rungs have almost completely disappeared.
Without serious accountability, the rallying cry for more "job creation" is likely to amount to nothing more than empty rhetoric.
We're squandering an extraordinary opportunity to rebuild America.