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Bernanke fears of high unemployment for years to come

Bernanke fears of high unemployment for years to come

During the Fed’s annual address from Jackson Hole, Wyoming, US Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke said current economic conditions are setting America up for “daunting” challenges and continued grim employment numbers. Friday morning, the overseer of America’s central bank said during the Fed’s annual symposium that “we must not lose sight of the daunting economic challenges […]

Half of recent grads can’t get full-time work, study shows

Half of recent grads can’t get full-time work, study shows

Congratulations to the graduating class of 2012. We’ll be expecting you at the welfare office! In recent months, the US Department of Labor has documented official jobless benefit claims as finally on the decline after years of figures teetering close to 10 percent. For recent college grads, however, that slump is still there and worse […]

Palm Springs: FREE Screening of “The Economics of Happiness”

Palm Springs: FREE Screening of “The Economics of Happiness”

Screening to be followed by a Conscious World Summit Meetup with Peter McGugan. On Saturday, February 4th at 9:30am, the Palm Springs Cultural Center will present a special FREE screening of the award-winning documentary, The Economics of Happiness, at Camelot Theatres in Palm Springs. For the majority of people on the planet, life is becoming […]

The Center Announces Agreement to Launch New Program for LGBT Older Workers

The Center Announces Agreement to Launch New Program for LGBT Older Workers

Palm Springs, CA – The LGBT Community Center of the Desert (The Center) has signed an agreement with Services & Advocacy for Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual & Transgender Elders (SAGE) to launch a new program for LGBT older workers, known as SAGEWorks, announced John O’Connor, Executive Director of The Center. SAGEWorks is designed to provide crucial […]