American Democracy · Class in America · The Unwinding of America

Books about class in America

I’ve never thought much about class in America until I read White Working Class: Overcoming Class Cluelessness in America by Joan C Williams.  Reading this book was quite a revelation to me.   It turns out that class is at the center of the political problems that are tearing America up right now. I’ll write a…… Continue reading Books about class in America

The Unwinding of America · US Politics

If the Democrats want to win, they must become a true party of the people

Right now the Democratic party is concentrating on stopping DonaldTrump.  The main effort is to keep Trump from destroying health care, from destroying everything that once made America great and even from destroying American Democracy.  And, at this point, this is at it should be. However, the Democrats need to think about the next election,…… Continue reading If the Democrats want to win, they must become a true party of the people