Working Hard in America's Twilight Economy
The Gleaners

Santina, Don
http://www.counterpunch.org/2015/01/16/working-hard-in-americas-twilight-economy/

Publisher:  CounterPunch
Date Written:  16/01/2015
Year Published:  2015  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX17171

Over in the west side of town, gleaners hustle toward the recycling center on Peralta which will pay them cash for their collected goods. They push and pull their rusty supermarket carts filled with bottles, cans and odd goods toward the building before the steel rollup door rumbles down and ends that day's possibility of cash transactions.