Category: Shortage

No Labor Shortage: 11.5M Jobless Americans Available for Full-Time Work
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No Labor Shortage: 11.5M Jobless Americans Available for Full-Time Work

There remain about 11.5 million Americans who are out of work, sitting on the labor market sidelines, all of whom want full-time, high-wage jobs without being forced to compete against a growing number of cheaper, foreign workers. The latest employment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics finds there is still slack in the labor…

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Coronavirus Mask Shortage Makes Even World’s Richest Country Nervy
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Coronavirus Mask Shortage Makes Even World’s Richest Country Nervy

Hospital officials in Norway say they can’t get the vital equipment they need to fight the coronavirus. They’re facing a critical supply shortage. They need more medical equipment to contain COVID-19. But they say other countries are hoarding it. Hospitals need gloves, masks, and respirators. Most of these supplies are made in China, the epicenter…

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No Labor Shortage: 11M Americans Out of Work but Want Full-Time Jobs
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No Labor Shortage: 11M Americans Out of Work but Want Full-Time Jobs

There remain more than 11 million Americans who are out of work but want full-time jobs, despite claims by corporate interests and the big business lobby of a so-called “labor shortage.” The latest unemployment data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics reveals there is still slack in the labor market for disenfranchised Americans to enter…

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