Youth unemployment around the world

In the attached world map countries are coloured according to their youth unemployment rate. However, although rates can be very illustrative for comparing unemployment rates, there is always the risk of inferring the wrong conclusions from the facts. For example, the youth unemployment rates in Kazakhstan (4,6%) or Sierra Leone (5,2%) are very low. Does…

The legion of the unemployed

We are anonymous. We are Legion. We do not forgive. We do not forget. Expect us. –          Anonymous We live in an era of legions. The Romans have long left the scene, but world theatre is yet again under the spell of the legion. A group of hacktivists, Anonymous, call themselves ‘Legion’ and philosophers and…