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Caught in a Revolving Door of Unemployment




...."I've been turned down from McDonald's because I was told I was too articulate," she says. "I got denied a job scrubbing toilets because I didn't speak Spanish and turned away from a laundromat because I was 'too pretty.' I've also been told point-blank to my face, 'We don't hire the unemployed.' And the two times I got real interest from a prospective employer, the credit check ended it immediately." ....

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iavaj
iavaj

Male, 52, Washington, DC

Posted November 20, 2013


"..I've also been told point-blank to my face, 'We don't hire the unemployed.' ."



something's.. quite.. not right...






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