A campus infected with hostility: A professor says he's been targeted for being a con
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17th February 2019, 06:52 AM
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Not necessarily so. When a kid is the first generation in his family to attend college, particularly a community college, he very likely is working class. Not all colleges are in the Ivy League, and not all kids get fat allowances from rich parents.
He may have been from working class origins, but attending college moves him up to the middle class. At least while he's there. He may fail to get a middle class job and fall back to working class afterward.
You added nothing to that conversation, Barbara.
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