A few weeks ago I posted "Faces of Child Labor." Came across this and for me it is a stark reminder of what my grandparents lived through.
The unemployment rate fell below 8 percent for the first time in nearly 4 years, according to the jobs report released Friday. The prolonged elevated unemployment has begged comparisons to The Great Depression. But during the worst period in America’s economic history, the unemployment rate was in the double digits for years and the government had yet to create the safety net that many struggling jobless have now come to rely on to survive.
Faces Of The Great Depression (PHOTOS)