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Classism in Everyday Life

Fugg Off

One wintery day I settled into my seat to enjoy a snack at a Finagle a Bagel not far from my office. The shop happens... Read More

Demolition Derby

I remember my first demolition derby, years ago as a young parent. It was the thrill of illicit activity that drew me there.  My parents—middle... Read More

Class in the Skies

Some time ago, I read a New York Times Opinionator piece, “Class Struggle in the Sky.” Reading about the growing class divisions was particularly disheartening... Read More

Children and mass culture

We can’t escape mass culture.  Everywhere, children and adults are bombarded: TV, movies, video, radio, books, newspapers, toys, comic books, billboards, friends and neighbors, etc.,... Read More