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Topic: Can the Middle Class Be Saved?
Message: Posted by: panlives (Aug 22, 2011 08:01AM)
"The Great Recession has accelerated the hollowing-out of the American middle class. And it has illuminated the widening divide between most of America and the super-rich. Both developments herald grave consequences. Here is how we can bridge the gap between us."

http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/print/2011/09/can-the-middle-class-be-saved/8600/
Message: Posted by: landmark (Aug 22, 2011 08:28PM)
Once upon a time, the poor were the center of national discourse. Now we can hardly have a conversation about the middle class.
Message: Posted by: tommy (Aug 22, 2011 09:00PM)
I guess they could be saved but its either them or the polar bears.
Message: Posted by: ed rhodes (Aug 22, 2011 10:03PM)
Which tastes better?
Message: Posted by: irossall (Aug 24, 2011 05:49AM)
Life would be so much simpler if we eliminate all but two classes, the poor and the rich. The poor can take care of the rich, no need for a middle class.
Iven :patty: