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Posts in category “Class”

The Charlotte Fallout

It’s never as simple as black and white

Posted September 22nd, 2016

Clintons Still Puttin’ On The Ritz

As the Trump threat steadily mounts, ca$h-crazed Clintons party with the Non-Deplorables

Posted September 14th, 2016

At The Privilege Factories

The decadence of elite college life, and what it portends for the political future

Posted August 31st, 2016

Eating Cake With Hillary Clinton

Meanwhile, Obama putts his priorities in order

Posted August 20th, 2016

Hillbillies Of France

J.D. Vance’s book strikes a resonant chord with a French reader

Posted August 11th, 2016

Why Liberals Love ‘Hillbilly Elegy’

J.D. Vance’s bestselling memoir has a fan club on the Left

Posted August 5th, 2016

J.D. Vance Fan Club Letters

Reader: ‘This is the kind of political discourse we need — honest, grounded, non-judgmental, and compassionate’

Posted August 2nd, 2016

J.D. Vance on CNN

‘Hillbilly Elegy’ author talks poverty and Trump

Posted July 30th, 2016

Decline & Fall Of Poor Country People

Terry Teachout on the grit and determination of his grandparents — and the hillbillies they left behind

Posted July 26th, 2016

J.D. Vance’s Straight Talk About Poverty

Massive readership of his interview indicates appreciation for honest, non-ideological talk about the problem

Posted July 25th, 2016

Trump: Tribune Of Poor White People

Hillbilly Elegy author J.D. Vance explains what America doesn’t understand about the outsiders elites despise

Posted July 22nd, 2016

Hillbilly America: Do White Lives Matter?

A powerful new memoir uncovers an America many do not see

Posted July 11th, 2016

Brock Turner’s Privilege

‘You don’t know me, but you have been inside me’

Posted June 8th, 2016

The World Of The Trades

Christian man who left white collar work for the trades warns that the moral collapse of working class has an effect

Posted May 26th, 2016

‘Let Them Eat Oxycontin’

Latte liberals versus the white working class

Posted May 13th, 2016

Poor Like PA, Poor Like NC

What makes poverty in one state worse than in another?

Posted May 12th, 2016

The Voice Of West Virginia

Why the hardscrabble Appalachian state voted for Trump and Sanders

Posted May 11th, 2016