There's a compelling article in the Washington Post today about a French Family who is struggling to exist. The Nadaud family has been struggling to exist in the outskirts of Paris for the past couple of years.
Marc Nadaud, the unemployed husband originally from the Ivory Coast, has been unemployed and trying to start his own business in urban wear and sports clothing for five years now. Veronique works a normal job in a school library somewhere in Paris, while her husband faces discrimination for being of color and without a job for a while. It's a compelling story that everyone needs to read.