unemployed? america needs farmers.

posted February 23, 2010

this article just came out in The Atlantic.

How a New Jobless Era Will Transform America
The Great Recession may be over, but this era of high joblessness is probably just beginning.

Before it ends, it will likely change the life course and character of a generation of young adults. It will leave an indelible imprint on many blue-collar men. It could cripple marriage as an institution in many communities. It may already be plunging many inner cities into a despair not seen for decades. Ultimately, it is likely to warp our politics, our culture, and the character of our society for years to come.
by Don Peck

read the full article HERE