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The Middle Class

An Expensive Mind (a.k.a. What a Lot of Privileged People Don't Want to Admit)

Toria Sheffield | Posted 06.24.2015 | Politics
Toria Sheffield

People like me (you know who you are), let's just be real for a second, okay? Let's just take a moment to really be honest with ourselves. Are you really all that brilliant? Are you really the hardest worker you've ever met?

The Middle Class

Francis Levy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Politics
Francis Levy

Both President Obama and Mitt Romney insistently use the term "middle class." But what is the middle class? Is a lawyer or doctor who may earn six figures a member of the middle class?

Is The Middle Class Dying?

The Huffington Post | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 09.13.2012 | Money

There is an implicit promise in America that as long as you work hard, you can raise a family and lead a comfortable life. But is the U.S. keeping thi...

The Absence Of Action

Christopher Herz | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Christopher Herz

We can see why America as a whole is slowly transforming into a land where production takes a backseat to self-preservation. This creates a system where nothing is produced except for excuses.

Almost an Independent

Dennis Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dennis Danziger

I remember the moment I decided to vote for then Senator Barack Obama for president. He was loosening up behind the three-point line in a gym packed ...

The Vanishing Middle Class

Robyn Blumner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robyn Blumner

We now live in a country where there is no financial margin for most families to fall back on in case someone gets sick or a job is lost: life is far riskier than during the 1970s' economic crisis.