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The GOP and the "Working Class"

NullifyNow Wrote: Dec 12, 2012 2:11 AM
Dr. Paul Craig Roberts addresses this issue of the "market" economy (which doesn't exist anymore in the USA. http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/conscience-realist/2012/dec/5/paul-craig-roberts-ron-paul-citizens-united-fiscal/ Dr. Roberts was assistant secretary of treasury in the Reagan Admin.

I've always taken exception to the term "working class" used to denote blue collar workers; my dad was a doctor and he was often at the hospital treating patients for 12 1/2 hours per day.  What about that isn't working?

Even so, Matt Lewis (once of Townhall) has an important piece in The Week, discussing the increasing demoralization of the working class (in the traditional sense of the term). It's a topic well worth the GOP's attention, not because "creative destruction" (and the failed lives and towns, etc. that accompany it) isn't an inevitable part of capitalism -- but because...