Poor people dating
It’s tempting to look at the recession as the cause of all this, the Great Fuckening from which we are still waiting to recover.
But what we are living through now, and what the recession merely accelerated, is a historic convergence of economic maladies, many of them decades in the making.
Eight, 10 people in suits, a circle of folding chairs, a chirpy HR rep with a clipboard.
Each applicant telling her, one by one, in front of all the others, why he’s the right candidate for this -an-hour job as a bank teller.
At his current job, he’ll be able to move out in six months. There are millions of Scotts in the modern economy.“A lot of workers were just 18 at the wrong time,” says William Spriggs, an economics professor at Howard University and an assistant secretary for policy at the Department of Labor in the Obama administration.“Employers didn’t say, ‘Oops, we missed a generation.Add it all up and it’s no surprise that we’re the first generation in modern history to end up poorer than our parents..“Some days I breathe and it feels like something is about to burst out of my chest,” says Jimmi Matsinger.