Youth joblessness is at its highest level since the Great Depression - in the post-industrial towns of the U.S. three generations have come of age without the experience of gainful employment.
I run a Communist YouTube channel for young people, and I'm noticing some of them are romanticizing revolution but forgetting about the working class - for example, on health care.
Like most people here in Reno, Nevada, who are looking for work, I just call myself a statistic and hope for the best.
In 2005, I found myself homeless for three days. My single parent couldn't afford the rent, and we had 30 days notice to get out. Things went from bad to worse.
A new model of public education should offer lifetime schooling for everyone, including "screw-ups" and "drop-outs."