Submitted by BlogEditor on Mon, 03/27/2017 - 18:03
By Cynthia Levine
“No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.” – Eleanor Roosevelt
Submitted by BlogEditor on Mon, 07/16/2018 - 09:47
By the turn of the millennium, before the banking crash of 2008 and the subsequent years of economic austerity imposed on citizens by many western governments, there was a view – even among politicians in left-leaning political parties – that class-based politics was no longer relevant. In the words of the UK’s Deputy Prime Minister, John Prescott, “We are all middle class now.” These words were uttered in 1997, probably encouraged by a rising tide of prosperity that appeared to be benefitting most, if not all, members of society. Twenty-one years later, the world looks very different.