The Public Interest

Rays of hope? (Newsreel)

Summer 1969

New York City’s job gains have been accelerating over the last three years, with private employment rising an average of 31,000 jobs a year, against an average annual loss of 3,000 in the first few years of the nineteen-sixties.

Download a PDF of the full article.


to your National Affairs subscriber account.

Already a subscriber? Activate your account.


Unlimited access to intelligent essays on the nation’s affairs.

Subscribe to National Affairs.