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In Defense of the US Working Class

Format: Paper

76 Pages

Edition: 1st

Year: 2019

Publisher: Pathfinder Press

ISBN: 978-1-60488-107-3

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“Without understanding the devastation of the lives of working-class families in regions like West Virginia, and the vast increase in class inequality since the 2008 crisis, you can’t understand what’s happening in the United States.”    A giant has begun to stir. Hillary Clinton calls them “deplorables” who inhabit “backward”...

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