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Summer Youth Unemployment Rate Falls to Half-Century Low

"Summer unemployment among young Americans is the lowest it has been since the 1960s. The unemployment rate for Americans between ages 16 and 24 ticked down to 9.1% in July from 9.2% a year earlier, the lowest such rate since July 1966, when youth unemployment was 8.8%, the Labor Department said..."

https://www.wsj.com/articles/summer-youth-unemployment-rate-falls-to-half-century-low-11565975335

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Aug 17, 2019

To me, this is a good sign that more kids are developing a work ethic, with the goal of being productive and self-reliant. I was beginning to think our youth was doomed with the entitlement mentality that the public school systems have so irresponsibly instilled in most of them.

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