“Everybody that I graduated high school with, they’re 10 years on a job, and here I am struggling to pump gas, you know?” —Eddie Crosby, a 36-year-old veteran struggling to find work post-service. Younger US veterans are really struggling to transition from the military into civilian workforce, many times because the highly trained-for skills they come by in the armed forces become much less useful on the civilian job market. Among younger veterans, the currently unemployment rate hovers around 12%, which is 5% higher than the national average. (via thepoliticalnotebook)
Sometimes, this is how I feel:
"You are the rack to my city <3"
I keep hitting the refresh button but all Tumblr does is fucking stay the same. Where are all the insomniacs?