The Decline: The Geography of a Recession 2007-2009 Video

The following video shows how and when unemployment began it’s rise across America. Watch as the “purple stain” spreads. Latoya Egwuekwe is the creator of The Decline: The Geography of a Recession.

Visit her website here. She has an interview up with CNN and is introduced as a writer for the Machinist’s Union.

This from her website:

LaToya Egwuekwe is a journalist with several years experience as
a political reporter, television anchor and producer in Cleveland,
Ohio, and Tallahassee, Fla. She currently works as a labor writer in
Washington, D.C., where she is able to cover her two favorite topics:
the economy and politics.

The Decline: The Geography of a Recession (video)