Opponents of Ballot Measure 9 gather in Portland on Oct. 19, 2000.
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A professor takes us back more than 20 years, to when struggling white working-class voters in Oregon were convinced that a conservative social agenda would help bring back timber jobs.
Donald Trump says thank you to Ohio.
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Trump understood that the world is changing.
By sustained rhetorical attacks on women and minorities, Donald Trump absolved white working-class shame.
Donald Trump employed a ‘choreography of shame’ that diminished everybody – except white working-class men.
White middle-class parents get an easy time of it when it comes to parental involvement.
Trump’s victory may accelerate the ‘attack on the middle class.’
Labor's decline has steadily eroded the prospects of working-class Americans, fueling the backlash that propelled Trump. His election, however, will likely deliver unions a knockout punch, hurting his supporters most.
#FeesMustFall, and its demands for zero university fee increases, is in a second cycle of mass resistance in South Africa.
The leaderlessness of South Africa's #FeesMustFall student movement has ultimately fed into divisions within the grouping.
Money is affecting our children more than we like to admit.
If we really want social mobility, we need to talk about family privilege.
Donald Trump brings aggression into the US Presidency that threatens world stability.
One of the messages coming out of Donald Trump's victory is that his supporters are rejecting the tolerance and cosmopolitanism of the past 30 years.
On the march.
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A century on from the UK's only ever general strike, the major federation for organised labour in Britain must learn to be more effective.
How did Trump become the working class’ hero?
Donald Trump has emerged as a self-proclaimed hero of the working class, yet his policies and pedigree suggest he's anything but.
Caroline Aherne as Mrs Merton.
The UK establishment has never understood the northern working class – and no wonder.
Brexit campaigners connected with voters who felt left behind – and won.
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The working-class son of a bus driver has been elected to one of the most important roles in UK politics.
The wealth parade.
Today's classes were born out of the machine age. They are not fit for purpose in 21st century Britain.
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Interviews with members of the white-working class show that most welcome difference and diversity.
Research suggests that more class categories than many might expect are useful in explaining Australian society, but still fewer than in the UK.
In the latest ANUpoll, most Australians (92%) surveyed responded that they belong to the middle or working class.
10 Red Road Court.
As Glasgow's most famous tower blocks are razed, we're again being asked to celebrate destruction of old notions of housing provision. We should treat it as a different opportunity entirely.
The revolution of the past three decades has not been kind to the people who have experienced the destruction of their industries, jobs and communities.
Something similar to E.P. Thompson’s story of England in the first three decades of the 1800s has happened in Australia between the mid-1980s and today.
What happened to America’s working class?
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One reason for widening inequality is the decline of unions, which in turn is partly the result of the gradual elimination of the "working class" from our vocabulary.
I hear what you’re saying.
In his budget speech chancellor George Osborne pitched the Conservatives as social reformists – and the party has been involved in some key legislative changes.