June 22, 2011

Study Finds White Working Class Is Alienated & Pessimistic

According to recent data, the white working class was just under 50 percent in the Census Bureau’s 2005 American Community Survey, but the number has since fallen below 48 percent. Based on the national survey on economic opportunity performed by the Pew Charitable Trusts’ Economic Mobility Project on 2,000 adults in March 2011, it was found that they are the most pessimistic and alienated group in American society. These Americans increasingly feel “left behind” and […]