… for the unemployed
I go into McDonalds and look at the kid behind the counter and think ‘God, I wish I had your job.’ … If I were 18, I’d say, ‘I can bounce back.’ But I’m 61. It’s really scary. It’s like someone just put a pillow over your head and smothered you. –Mignon Veasley-Fields, unemployed for 24 months and taking care of her two granddaughters
For more on Mignon Veasley-Fields and other stories, see this video from the LA Times and read the newspaper article: For Many Unemployed Workers, Jobs Aren’t Coming Back.