Why The Jobs Report Is Not Nearly As Strong As You Are Being Told

by Source: theconomiccollapseblog.com Happy days are here again? On Friday, the mainstream media was buzzing with the news that the U.S. economy had added 255,000 jobs during the month of July. But as you will see below, the U.S. economy did not add 255,000 jobs during the month of July. In fact, without an extremely […]

This Chart Shows Just How Bad Unemployment Is Today Compared To The Great Depression

by Source: oathkeepers.org This article was written by Mac Slavo and originally published at SHTFplan.com While the Obama administration and their mainstream surrogates maintain that the economy is growing at a booming pace, the reality of the situation is starkly different. According to a report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics some 94.6 million Americans (age 16 […]

Right Now There Are 102.6 Million Working Age Americans That Do Not Have A Job

by Source: theeconomiccollapseblog.com The federal government uses very carefully manipulated numbers to cover up the crushing economic depression that is going on in this nation.  For the month of September, the federal government told us that 142,000 jobs were added to the economy.  If that was actually true, that would barely be enough to keep […]

The Real Unemployment Picture

by Source: thenewamerican.com What makes a strong economy? For the past several years, the establishment media has sought to persuade Americans that the American economy is on the mend, that sky-high unemployment, tanking stocks, and an imploding real estate market triggered by the Great Recession are all returning to their former vigor. Indeed, unemployment is […]

Where’s All the (Fake) Money?

by Source: thedailybell.com Is cash still king? Based on data from the Federal Reserve Board, you might think so. The Fed routinely tracks M1, which covers cash plus checking deposits. In March, the cash component of M1 had a face value of $1.3 trillion, a record high. About $1 trillion of that $1.3 trillion is […]

33% of Americans out of workforce, highest rate since 1978

by Source: rt.com The number of Americans aged 16 and older not participating in the labor force hit 92,898,000 in February, tying December’s record, according to data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Over the longer trend, the labor force participation rate was between 62.9 percent and 62.7 percent from April 2014 through […]

Only 44 Percent Of U.S. Adults Are Employed For 30 Or More Hours Per Week

by Source: theeconomiccollapseblog.com Jim Clifton, the Chairman and CEO of Gallup, says that the percentage of Americans that are employed full-time has been hovering near record lows since the end of the last recession.  But most Americans don’t realize this because the official unemployment numbers are extremely misleading.  In fact, Clifton says that the official […]

12 Signs That The Economy Is Really Starting To Bleed Oil Patch Jobs

by Source: theconomiccollapseblog.com The gravy train is over for oil workers.  All over North America, people that felt very secure about their jobs just a few weeks ago are now getting pink slips.  There are even some people that I know personally that this has happened to.  The economy is really starting to bleed oil […]