As is the case with the Euro-Union. They are in fact in the midst of a 5 year DEPRESSION, not a series of recessions as the politicians and media would tell us. Spain's unemployment rate is now 27.2%!! That is a record that includes the one set during the Great Depression. Spain has at least as many people (6.2 million) unemployed as the US and their population is 15% of the United States. Just makes me wonder why "they" aren't using the word "ECONOMIC DEPRESSION" when that is clearly what is happening in Europe. Unemployment in Spain and France climbs to record levels Unemployment in Spain and France climbs to record levels - FT.com Be patient....I'm working on fixing this issue with the global media. Do not fear, PR is there!