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Memorial Day BBQ

The Smell of Democracy in the Air

Making their season debut, white shoes and Weber grills come out of hibernation as Memorial Day kicks off the beginning of summer. 269 more words

Middle Class

The Voice of Joyce: The Man in the Grey Flannel Suit #Stop killing us, Slowly!

Do you know this man?    He’s the face of the new American corporate worker.  Middle Management ; beaten, humiliated, stripped of his dignity, frustrated .   He has nothing more to give the Corporation or himself. 103 more words

A Newspaper

Defining - and courting - the 'middle class' vote

WATCH ABOVE: Earnscliffe Strategy Group’s Elly Alboim takes a look at how each federal party is fighting for middle class votes and tells Tom Clark no party needs the entire group to win the fall election. 592 more words


Civilisation: Is India different?

For sure, India is different!

Anyone who has spent some time in India has found it difficult to box the Indian way of life into any of the acknowledged stereotypes. 2,815 more words


The African middle class: The biggest joke the world has ever seen.

The African middle class, what is the middle class? The middle class defines a society’s average. In the developed economies of the world, the middle class makes up the largest proportion of people in the country. 603 more words

Role Models

Ethical consumption: the wealthy and the not-so-rich

I have recently come across an interesting article which appeared in The Guardian newspaper back in 2007 under a revealing title “Ethical shopping is just another way of showing how rich you are”. 967 more words

Ethical Food Consumption

Class Notes: A Story of Bias in 2003 and Today

I told you I’ve been covering class bias in higher education for a long time. I was going through some old files when I found this unpublished piece on from 2003. 3,530 more words