There is no such thing as “The Middle Class”, if you have to labor to live then you are “Working Class”, if you live of Capital you are a Rentier, the “Middle Class” is an American Myth.
Hillary Clinton Supporters Reeling After Bombshell Revelation That She Used Black Prison Labor As First Lady of Arkansas – Atlanta Black Star
Things like this are why Clinton lost, not sexism. Sure sexism played a part in her loss which shouldn’t be overlooked, but she lost on issues.
Privatizing prisons, slashing the social safety net, deregulating banks and corporations, catering to corporate America, “tough on crime” policies, spreading fracking across the globe, “free trade” deals that decimated the middle class, and war mongering to rival Dick Cheney is the Clinton legacy. No amount of whitewash could cover the strings of corporate America that held Clinton up. This is why she lost.
Social media erupted Tuesday, June 6, after excerpts from Hillary Clinton’s 1996 book “It Takes a Village” revealed that she employed Black inmates while s
“Working-class people are angry at the degree of American inequality, desperate for an explanation of how we got here and ready to take drastic action, if presented to them. Whether they opt for Trump and Steve Bannon’s racism or take to the streets against the 1% depends largely on how unions decide to fight back.”
Unions are organizing their members around an explicitly progressive analysis, hoping to unlock the power of workers to help lead the resistance.
I never work on May Day, you shouldn’t either ✊?
“May 1, International Workers’ Day, is traditionally a magnet for labor demonstrations. More than 300,000 food chain employees and 40,000 service workers are expected to participate in the massive strike.”
Hundreds of thousands of service workers will strike on May 1, seizing on the wave of opposition among labor organizations to President Trump,