classism

Brace Belden volunteered for six months in Syria with the Kurdish freedom movement where he helped fight ISIS.
“The Cosby Show” actor Geoffrey Owens won’t let anyone shame him for having a side job at Trader Joe’s. The viral news DID convince Tyler Perry to offer Owens a new acting gig, though.
"I have never felt out of place in my entire life. But I did at Yale."
This book has fire behind the words that sneak up and burn you down when you least expect it. Away Running is complicated and thought provoking, a book of physical untamed words.
Also for Ravishly: And here's what I learned: I am a food classist. Paleo eating? Yeah, that's a privilege. My favorite vegan
"Find what you love and let it kill you." - Charles Bukowski It's romantic. I will admit, I am attracted to the tragic artist
Finding humor in a candidate appearing proud of supporters' lack of education might be understandable, but the reaction also exposed something ugly in our society. This laughter wasn't really directed at the candidate; it was directed at the people.
Freedom of expression is not the only freedom in question and at times under threat at universities today. So is freedom
Today's students' equating of hurt feelings with scarring wounds is a departure that leads to dangerous overreaction. When unwelcome ideas are decried in the language of pain and injury, the impulse to suppress them -- rather than to challenge and debate them -- can be irresistible.
We must wake up, open our eyes and ears, avoid convenient ignorance, seek the truth, speak up, stand up, and never give up fighting for justice for all. How long?
As I delved deeper into Paul Thomas' work, and directed energy to the urgent nature of his calls for action and attention to class and race inequity in America, I found that we share many commonalities.
Planning to teach Wharton soon, I took another look at Franzen's New Yorker hatchet job on Edith Wharton, and it was worse than I remembered. The critics' darling praises her classics The House of Mirth, The Custom of the Country, and The Age of Innocence but grossly misreads her character and her life.
Despite Ferg explaining his aspirational intentions during the in-depth interview, he took to his personal Instagram account
Kanye West thinks class divisions and elitism are a plague on the modern world.
There are lots of sources of the widespread outrage and mockery surrounding Black Friday, and I don't think you can cleanly classify it as arising exclusively or even predominantly from classism.
Regardless of what demographics might say, we are not distinct groups of people inhabiting the same space. We are a community of human beings sharing time together in our schools, our homes, our neighborhoods, and our workplaces.
The Purge had interesting ideas but ultimately failed as the horror film it was marketed as. But with Anarchy, the pretense of being a horror movie seems to have been abandoned, leaving something pretty unique: a political allegory dystopian action thriller that slyly attacks conservative ideology.