What's in a Number; Farmers Fight Eviction in Brazil; Trump Wants to Defund Cities

What's in a Number; Farmers Fight Eviction in Brazil; Trump Wants to Defund Cities

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How does the US Labor Department calculate unemployment numbers, and who does it benefit?

Steve Grumbine, founder and CEO of Real Progressives and Real Progress in Action and host of the podcast Macro n Cheese, explains how the Labor Department has changed up the way it calculates unemployment, introducing a seasonal adjustment mechanism.

Dandara Araujo, member of the State Board of the Landless Workers Movement (MST) in the Brazilian state of Minas Gerais, talks about a letter calling for ... See More

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