Capitalism Hits Home: Why Are 9.2 Million US Jobs Open?

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In this episode of CHH, Dr. Fraad addresses the "labor shortage" in the US today. 9.2 million jobs remain open. Republicans and Democrats differ on what to do about this supposed shortage. 44% of US workers are low pay workers constantly struggling to survive. Maybe they just won't stand for it!


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  • Romanda Marchero
    commented 2021-09-27 02:01:30 -0400
    I always wonder, when forms or acquisitions will end
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