Author: Michael Zweig

Michael Zweig is emeritus professor of economis and past director of the Center for Study of Working Class Life at the State University of New York at Stonybrook

White-Working Class in Action

White Working-Class Voters and the Future of Progressive Politics

In the aftermath of the 2016 election, there have been hundreds of reflections written on the behavior, attitudes, needs, and prospects of the “white working class,” a segment of the population that will prove vital to any progressive coalition that stands for both social and economic justice. But what do we mean by "white working class"?

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