We want a "peace economy" that creates jobs, invests in our communities, restores and improves public services, saves the environment, and builds the infrastucture. We urge you to sign the petition at www.jobs-not-wars.org that calls for an end to the austerity and militarism that this Congress and Administration seem intent on.
At the turn of the last century, a large portion of the employable worked as domestic servants or in other fields serving the needs of the elite. Is that the future for young people now that manufacturing and technical jobs are moving overseas? An interesting article.