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greatdepression article - JUNE141935 the DepressingTimes...

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the Depressing Times Reporter: Akshay Patel That is one story that is  heartbreaking and hard to read. But, there  is one story that just gives hope. It gives  us the power to stand up. Yes, we are  struggling in this economy. There is light  at the end of the tunnel. No matter how  bad things are going, we must stand  together and take on these hardships.  The story of James Braddock is a touching one. A promising young fighter, Braddock was definitely the stronger of the bunch when it came to boxing. But unfortunate injuries and depression hitting hard led him to find work elsewhere. He soon came back to boxing. With wins over tough  competitors, he took on Max Baer for the  world championship. While being a  heavy underdog, he won, and his big  heart made the depression better for  others. His earnings helped him live  better. He helped setting up workplaces 
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