Category Archives: Business & Economy

America’s Middle Class is Vanishing. Nearly Half Of US Workers Earn Less Than $30,000

America’s Middle Class is Vanishing.  Nearly Half Of US Workers Earn Less Than $30,000

Republicans think President Trump deserves much of the credit for cutting business and individual tax rates combined with a deregulation agenda. And Democrats believe former President Obama deserves ownership for America’s recovery. Regardless of who gets credit, HowMuch.net’s newest visualization of net compensation levels for American workers demonstrates that the economy is indeed delivering, but not for as many people as the headlines would have you believe…

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Middle Class Destruction: Suicide Rates Soar Among American Workers

Middle Class Destruction: Suicide Rates Soar Among American Workers

Suicide rates are rapidly expanding in almost every state, as it now becomes the 10th leading cause of death in the US and is one of three leading reasons that are on the rise. The CDC discovered that in recent years suicide rates were the highest among males in construction jobs and the highest for females working in arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media.  Is the evisceration of the middle class over the last thirty years finally taking its toll?

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