INCOME INEQUALITY: Let us watch as this phrase gathers momentum. It is like being present at the birth of “Global Warming”. We are hushed in awe. 760 more words
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Living in 21st century Britain, you’d think that the class you were born into would have no effect on your future. After all, we have free education until the age of 18, financial aid for university and employers can’t discriminate against you for such a thing (well, they aren’t supposed to anyway). 797 more words
in bed at 10pm on a friday?
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Let me tell you the story of an “unskilled” worker in America who lived better than most of today’s college graduates. In the winter of 1965, Rob Stanley graduated from Chicago Vocational High School, on the city’s Far South Side.
Originally posted at PopularResistance.org
Dear Middle Class:
Perhaps I should back up a bit and try that again.
One of the most frustrating things for me on those occasions when I get suckered into listening to the mainstream media is the lamentation and hand wringing over the shrinking middle class. 464 more words