Great depression

Jason Boog, author of "The Deep End," sees a template for writers and publishing workers today in the political activism of Great Depression writers.
Jobless workers in some states are still reporting difficulty applying for or receiving benefits.
The rate of joblessness is estimated to have peaked at 24.9% during the worst of the Great Depression.
"Make no mistake, it’s a really grave situation," said Kevin Hassett as Secretary Mnuchin said the economy will "bounce back" this summer.
On the eve on Anzac Day, Henry Lunney reflects on surviving the Great Depression, World War II and the deadly coronavirus.
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Thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, the U.S. could experience the worst economic downturn since the Great Depression.
But she's optimistic about a much swifter recovery because the economy was strong before the coronavirus pandemic.
What the patron saint of failed presidents can tell us about the current one.
John and Charlotte Henderson met as students at the height of the Great Depression.
Cutting taxes for the wealthy does not amount to an investment in the middle class, and it neglects the looming issue of job displacement in our tech-driven world.