The Boston Globe compiled a heartbreaking collection of images from around the world as everyone is impacted by the Great Recession. The pictures tell a painful narrative of workers in China lining up for a jobs fair and workers in the US lining up for a jobs fair. Abandoned homes and buildings around the world, and in California, where unemployment is hitting 12%. Families being evacuated, and people living in tent cities.
This is why the economic recovery must happen, and why the GOP’s obstructionist ways need to stop. We are foreclosing on our American Dreams.