Growing Up With Economic Anxiety

Growing Up With Economic Anxiety
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January 9, 2019 at 08:04AM
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«Privilege looks in the mirror and sees nobility, embracing the rationalizations of supply and demand, trickle-down, and a Hunger Games approach to capitalism. As a result, the “wealthiest” nation is the same place where 44 percent of children live in low-income households, and 45 percent of food stamps recipients are kids. The downside of a core belief that, in the U.S., “anybody can be successful” is a toxic resentment of people who aren’t successful, as it’s their fault their children are on food stamps.»