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February 2008 Issue:

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It’s More than a Recession

The Presidential campaigns are forced to turn their attention to the economy — the growing unemployment, the real estate crisis, lackluster consumer spending, the spike in oil prices, and alarming threat to banking.  As a result, the candidates are beginning to use the "R" word — recession.

They are promising economic stimulus packages such as tax rebates to encourage spending and jobs, or some help for those whose homes have been foreclosed or who can't pay utility bills. The problem is that it's not going to work. And as far as bringing the jobs back, where are the jobs to come from? The jobs are evaporating — gone
forever.

 
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Also In this Issue:

Why Revolutionaries Need a Press

Presidential elections: Two parties, one program

The Killer of the Sheep

Justice for All—On the Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

The needless death of Nataline Sarkisyan

Reader Responds to Letter to Hip Hop Community

The Battle for New Orleans

Voices from New Orleans

African American History Month, 2008

11th Annual Homelessness Marathon Broadcast

Interview with the Director of the Homelessness Marathon

People’s Tribune Needs Video and Internet Help

Time for Community to Step Up to Plate

Downtrodden will beat the abusive government

We’re NOT For Sale!

How Elected Servants of the People Serve the People in Illinois

Gone With The Whirlpool

Yellow Rose Peace Bus Destroyed by Fire

A Homeless Winter in Sacramento

VOICES FROM BENTON HARBOR, MI


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