Tag: what is middle class

  • What's Middle Class in America?

    What's Middle Class in America?

    Debate rages in the U.S. over what is -- and who is -- "middle class" in America. What was once based on notions of median household income and a distinct working class -- with ideals of "the white picket fence" and the "American Dream" -- is becoming increasingly broad, arbitrary and complex as the gap widens... Continue Reading

  • What Is Middle Class? In New York, It's Hard to Identify

    What Is Middle Class? In New York, It's Hard to Identify

    Debate rages in the U.S. over what is -- and who is -- "middle class" in America. What was once based on notions of median household income and a distinct working class -- with ideals of "the white picket fence" and the "American Dream" -- is becoming increasingly broad, arbitrary and complex as the gap widens... Continue Reading