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White Working Class

GOP's New Ploy -- Obama Disses White Workers

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 04.28.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The GOP has played hard on the anger, frustration, and hatred that many males harbor toward government and their swoon over military toughness.

Obama And Romney Face Tough Fight For Key Group

nytimes.com | RICHARD W. STEVENSON | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Both are Harvard-educated millionaires....

No Wonder the British White Working Classes Are Fed Up

Christina Patterson | Posted 01.30.2012 | World
Christina Patterson

Large sections of the white working classes in England, according to a new report, feel that, when it comes to things like the allocation of social housing, they are "last in line."

Class Insults Unite: "Wearing A Flag Pin And Showing His Crack"

Joan Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joan Williams

Obama's doing a great job keeping the focus on the economy. Let's not blow it on the cultural front.

Barack Needs Bill

Leonce Gaiter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Leonce Gaiter

Symbols matter. Elections are about perceptions. Once Hillary is put away, Obama will need Bill, so I suggest he improve his groveling. Hell, he secured that lapel pin and got that bowling ball down the lane, didn't he?

Sam Stein

Does Oregon Put Obama's White Working Class Problem To Rest?

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Since much ink has been spent on Sen. Barack Obama's troubles with the white work class vote - "[it has been] painted as a fatal flaw in his campaign,...

Indiana Lunch Break In the City Of Steel

Laura J. Mansfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Laura J. Mansfield

In Gary, Ind., the City of Steel, a worker says he's voting Democrat. "Oh yeah, I want a job next year," he says... Obama never mentions the mills. Clinton, at least she seems interested."