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One Paycheck: The Middle Class on the Edge

One Paycheck: The Middle Class on the Edge

A recent survey of Black Friday shoppers revealed that 65% of those interviewed feel they are living paycheck-to-paycheck, up from 61% in 2012.  I sent the story to a friend and she was dumbfounded.  Her response: “Doesn’t that include a large portion […]

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Boycott Hostess Twinkies

Boycott Hostess Twinkies

The bankruptcy of Hostess and its return as a non-union, low-wage company is the latest example of how working people – both white and blue collar – have had their incomes and benefits slashed since the 1970s.  To justify these cutbacks, there […]

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