The effects of the economic downturn are clearly evident on the streets of New York City. I've been documenting the events through my lens since September 30th 2008, when the market fell 777 points.
The music is by Eddie Vedder, and the song is called "Rise". There is also a short audio clip by President Obama from his last speech to Congress on February 24th, 2009.
I encourage you to leave a comment after you watch this. I'd really like to hear your feelings on this topic, as it has touched us all. Thanks.