If The Economy Is Great, Why Aren't We?

Francesca Fiorentini breaks down the use of common, dense, economic jargon used disguise a bad economy for the people

AJ Newsbroke - August 2019

Here's how we're being misled about our so-called hot economy, and why people are still struggling and left out in the cold. "The economy is booming," insist Trump apologists inside and outside of the White House. But while the wealthy may be able to finally renovate their yachts, workers are finding it harder and harder to survive. Why? Stats like GDP, unemployment and stock prices are actually quite detached from our everyday lives.