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Class warfare Facts

For example, the share of households living on more than $200,000 a year was unchanged from 2009 to 2010. Meanwhile, households getting by on less than $35,000 a year grew as a share of the area population. “The rich are … Continue reading

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Middle Class Stories Change for the American Dream

Middle Class Stories Structural Change for the American Dream Sad stories abound in the news about fellow citizens who have lost their place in society. Through no fault of their own, once prosperous middle class professionals and the working class … Continue reading

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get the Money out of politics

Occupy Iowa protesters in Des Moines on Oct. 19. An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and most fatal ailment of all republics. Plutarch d AD 120 An unscripted reality show, Occupy America is a populist movement in … Continue reading

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Middle Class fACTs

People are more important than profits. Families are more important than market share. UNEMPLOYMENT by state graphic http://www.guardian.co.uk/news/datablog/interactive/2011/sep/08/us-unemployment-obama-jobs-speech-state-map?INTCMP=SRCH “Nearly one in three Americans who grew up middle-class has slipped down the income ladder as an adult, according to a new … Continue reading

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How Did We Get Into This Mess

No real mystery here, just fill in the blanks — greed, cupidity, avarice, no sense of community loyalty, quarterly profits, lack of strategic foresight, self-interest instead of the common good. People on food stamps Christianity failed in the fourth century … Continue reading

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