Overworked America: 12 Charts that Will Make Your Blood Boil

Why “efficiency” and “productivity” really mean more profits for corporations and less sanity for you.

Links:
[1] http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/06/speed-up-american-workers-long-hours
[2] http://mojo.ly/mjakId
[3] http://www.bls.gov/lpc/
[4] http://www.cbo.gov/publications/collections/tax/2010/average_before-tax_income.pdf
[5] http://www.stateofworkingamerica.org/charts/view/201
[6] http://www.census.gov/hhes/www/income/data/historical/household/H05_2009.xls
[7] http://Increase in cost of living since 1990: 67%
[8] http://www.bls.gov/emp/ep_data_industry_out_and_emp.htm
[9] http://data.bls.gov/cgi-bin/cpicalc.pl?cost1=100&year1=1990&year2=2010
[10] http://www.stateofworkingamerica.org/charts/view/42
[11] http://www.wowonline.org/documents/BESTIndexforTheUnitedStates2010.pdf
[12] http://www.americanprogress.org/issues/2010/01/pdf/threefaces.pdf
[13] http://www.bls.gov/news.release/archives/union2_01212011.htm
[14] http://www.stateofworkingamerica.org/charts/view/43
[15] http://raisingtheglobalfloor.org/index.php
[16] http://www.pewinternet.org/~/media//Files/Reports/2008/PIP_Networked_Workers_FINAL.pdf.pdf
[17] http://Source: http://www.bls.gov/tus/tables/a7_0509.pdf
[18] http://ns.umich.edu/htdocs/releases/story.php?id=6452
[19] http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/06/stories-overworked-americans
[20] http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/02/income-inequality-in-america-chart-graph
[21] http://motherjones.com/politics/2011/04/taxes-richest-americans-charts-graph
[22] http://motherjones.com/politics/2006/05/look-numbers-how-rich-get-richer
[23] http://motherjones.com/politics/2006/07/poor-losers
[24] http://motherjones.com/politics/2010/09/congress-corporate-sponsors

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