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How The Unemployment Crisis Has Swept Across America (VIDEO)

First Posted: 08/17/10 03:54 PM ET Updated: 05/25/11 06:25 PM ET

This disturbing graphic, by Latoya Eguwuekwe, charts the rise of unemployment across the U.S. from 2007 on. (Hat tip to Daily Kos, which posted it earlier this month.)

Displayed below is a time-lapse look at the so-called U3 unemployment statistic, which doesn't account for the underemployed and those who've simply given up looking for work. The graphic was last updated on July 15.


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