Class in America. The invisible issue. A discussion of homelessness, economic vulnerability, and the mythologies that confuse the issues. Class time for planning of activist project.

A follow-up from last week: My breathtaking account of witnessing a campsite sweep firsthand.
http://apesmaslament.blogspot.com/2008/05/i-bleed-for-homeless.html

Chapter from Betrayal of Work, by Beth Shulman
How work fails, and the myths that make that OK.


Chapter from Nickel and DImed, Barbara Ehrenreich


Some thoughts on Classism. Read the Ehnenreich interview in the last half of this. The rest isn't as important.