Global crisis generates 40 million unemployed and further enriches billionaires in the USA

In mid-late May 2020, 600 Yankee billionaires increased their fortunes by $434 billion during the general crisis of imperialism accompanied by the Covid-19 pandemic. Meanwhile, almost 40 million workers have lost their jobs and the unemployment rate is expected to exceed 16% of the labor force.  Also at the end of May, the USA had justContinue reading “Global crisis generates 40 million unemployed and further enriches billionaires in the USA”

Misery: Hunger among children increases by 460% in the USA

Since the beginning of the economic and health crisis, exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic, hunger in the USA has grown to levels not seen since the great crisis of imperialism in 1929 (“Great depression”). A survey by the US Department of Agriculture revealed that hunger hit mainly families with children up to 12 years old, whoContinue reading “Misery: Hunger among children increases by 460% in the USA”