Tag Archives: Social Class

Ideology or Class: Are we getting a raw deal?

Ryan Lizza, writing in the Jan. 22nd issue of “The New Yorker,” tells us that voters no longer care much about ideology–who is the most conservative–but about class. Trump has stolen the show by appealing to a large class of … Continue reading

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Onward and Upward

In a column in today’s Elmira Star-Gazette, with an astonishing chain of illogic, George Will links English aristocracy, PBS, Downton Abbey, liberals, Charles Dickens, 21st century America, and the 19th century Communist Manifesto, Will’s story goes like this: +++ Downton … Continue reading

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