North Carolina’s Deep Cut to Jobless Benefits Takes Effect Amid Protests

“They are literally hurting people, and it is wrong,” said the Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II, the president of the North Carolina chapter of the N.A.A.C.P. “It’s about violating people’s deepest moral values. Even when you have a majority, you’re not allowed to violate moral values.” via North Carolina’s Deep Cut to Jobless Benefits … Continue reading

War on the Unemployed

“The move to slash unemployment benefits, then, is counterproductive as well as cruel; it will swell the ranks of the unemployed even as it makes their lives ever more miserable.” via War on the Unemployed – NYTimes.com.

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