Over 40 million can't afford medical insurance 45 million on food stamps, 1 in 7 children homeless, 0nly 40 in every 1000 who apply for jobs actually get employed. 1000s being laid off every week. US is a humanitarian disaster waiting to happen.
Reformists are in the lead in Iranian parliamentary elections (dpa)
from the article: Fear is driving Israelis to obtain foreign passports