The United States has seen an additional 26 million people apply for jobless benefits in the past 5 weeks. This has effectively erased ALL of the job gains that the country has made since the Great Recession, resulting in a net loss of jobs for Trump. But this isn’t about politics – this is about a struggling working class that has absolutely no relief in sight. Ring of Fire’s Farron Cousins discusses this.

Farron Cousins is the executive editor of The Trial Lawyer magazine and a contributing writer at He is the co-host / guest host for Ring of Fire Radio. His writings have appeared on Alternet, Truthout, and The Huffington Post. Farron received his bachelor's degree in Political Science from the University of West Florida in 2005 and became a member of American MENSA in 2009. Follow him on Twitter @farronbalanced