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The Revolt of the Anxious Class

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share… By Robert Reich – The great American middle class has become an anxious class – and it’s in revolt. Before I explain how that revolt is playing out, you need to understand the sources of the anxiety. Start with the fact that the middle class is…

Suicide in Alaska and the Republican Empathy Deficit Disorder

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Help promote a free and independent watchdog press. Share…By Robert Reich – Commenting on a recent student suicide at an Alaska high school, Alaska’s Republican Congressman Don Young said suicide didn’t exist in Alaska before “government largesse” gave residents an entitlement mentality. “When people had to work and had to provide and had to keep…