Stigma & Social Class

Canada’s latest Liberal government minister on her way to discuss Canada’s international economic plight with the new American administration announced she’d be speaking for Canada’s middle class. Middle class, a vague sociological expression denoting a privileged group that everyone wants to be a member of,  whose every effort seems motivated by a desire to be … More Stigma & Social Class

The First…

What’s been happening to us in the West is happening to both men and women. The better life style advertised by retailers who market imported consumables are doing so at the expense of people whose jobs they have exported or whose wages they keep low. Women in the families of those running those global entities … More The First…

Categorizing Voters

I read an online article yesterday (August 22, 2016) that suggested that though Mr. Trump’s supporters have been identified as men who have lost jobs to current free trade arrangements, he is better received in areas where people are still working and have benefited from an improving economy. Those who one might have expected to … More Categorizing Voters