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Posts in category “Class”

On White People Acting White

Kevin D. Williamson, who grew up in the white underclass, refuses to be sentimental

Posted October 20th, 2017

Harvard: Extra Credit For Oligarch Kids

Harvard PhD says school’s reputation for excellence built in part on grade inflation

Posted September 20th, 2017

Dead Deplorables & Class Warfare

More bad news about the white working class

Posted September 20th, 2017

‘All Cultures Are Not Equal’

Law profs praise middle-class values, out selves as History’s Greatest Monsters

Posted August 28th, 2017

More On David Brooks’s Sandwich Shop

Deep down, mockers know he’s telling an unsettling truth about class and culture in America

Posted July 12th, 2017

When Is A Sandwich Not Just A Sandwich?

Condensed symbols, cultural elites, and Italian salami as a barrier to social mobility

Posted July 11th, 2017

Stop Demonizing The White Working Class

Progressive author says the Left is harming itself and the country by being out of touch

Posted May 15th, 2017

The Chelsea Class’s Vie En Rose

What the vanities of the Democrats’ dauphine have to do with France and the crisis of globalization afflicting the West

Posted April 22nd, 2017

Is The Benedict Option Only For The Privileged?

A reviewer finds The Benedict Option too narrowly focused on the middle class

Posted March 22nd, 2017

Private Colleges = PC Madrassas

The connection between elitism, privilege, and the pseudo-religious campus cult of political correctness

Posted March 6th, 2017

What Does Solidarity Mean In 2017?

Struggling to understand America in the age of fracture

Posted January 5th, 2017

Same Bar, Different Worlds

Where #MAGA drinks with friends in the early afternoon

Posted December 16th, 2016

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