Today the fight for job creation, home ownership and sustainable living is at the forefront of many Americans’ lives. Often times when listening to news reports of the number of men and women facing unemployment and foreclosures in this new economy, it’s important to put a real face to these issues.
Yahoo’s Remaking America is an exploration of people in the country living, working and fighting to survive. It is an extraordinary journey into the lives of Americans who are at a financial and, at times, emotional crossroads in their lives.
These families have shared their stories for the world to see in an effort to put a face on the real issues many Americans are facing throughout the country. The courage displayed in sharing their stories is a testament to the American spirit of perseverance and excellence. Hopefully it will inspire you to dig deep and overcome any challenges you may face in your life.
Check out the clip below.