This just makes makes me sad. Something that surprises me is how sad I feel for the angry folk creating the signs. After all, how afraid and hopeless do you have to feel for your future to get to a point where you scrawl messages like this on a board and hit the streets? What kind of future can these folks look forward to?
Their anger, though, also makes me sad for the rest of us. What hope can we have for the future of our Nation with all of this out there? How can any kind of vibrant middle class survive in America with all of this out there?
Face it folks, the days of $40/hr jobs for high school graduates are gone. Those jobs just aren’t out there to be had. They’re in India or China or Thailand or Malaysia or …