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oct 9 2014 thurs day off

it is beautiful and sunny, i should be outside, but i want to be inside playing on internet lazily like the good ole days hehehe. 949 more words

Middle class and unpaid overtime

When’s the last time you worked overtime? How about the last time you worked overtime and got paid for it? If you’re in the middle class, probably not recently. 152 more words

Change The Planet

wonder and worry and making ends meet

To Goodwill tonight

For a kid’s Christmas sweater and

just to get out of the house

And be together and breathe a little better

In a big space filled with clothes and books, 234 more words

Class. Privilege. Education.

Earlier this month, an article on the website of Youngtown State University’s Center for Working-Class Studies struck a cord. The post is written from a faculty member’s perspective and describes the effects of class difference on attitudes toward education among students at Youngtown, a public regional university, and at Georgetown, the private Jesuit liberal arts institution in Washington DC. 484 more words

Higher Education

Three To Grow Richer (2011)

1. Those who volunteer.

2. Those who make the right decisions.

3. Members of Congress.


To endure-

To do better than the middle class and the poor.


The Rich Get Richer: Pew study shows wealth gap under Obama the largest ever...'trickle up' economics myth failing the masses

Pew Research Center: The wealth gap between America’s high income group and everyone else has reached record high levels since the economic recovery from the Great Recession of 2007-09, with a clear trajectory of increasing wealth for the upper-income families and no wealth growth for the middle- and lower-income families. 92 more words