Everyone is Not the Same

On Wednesday, President Obama will speak to a crowd about the pressing issue of the struggles of the middle class.  The early reports were that he was going to speak at a home.  The Des Moines Register reported and confirmed Tuesday night that the home Obama will speak at is the residence of Sandy Hatfield-Clubb…

The Missing Buffer Zone: The Middle Class

Disgraced former Senator and Vice Presidential candidate John Edwards used the phrase “two Americas” to define his campaign and to highlight the social stratification, or the hierarchical arrangement, between the wealthy and the working class.  The “two Americas” caught on as a popular metaphor.  On one hand, Edwards is right when he said that there…

Take it or face the consequences?

A while back, I wrote my opinion on the health care bill that was passed and signed.  A key point I stated was that  “if it does pass and gets signed, put it in use, see if it works.  If some parts of it is ineffective, go back to the table, straighten it out or…