Selected links to articles and websites, thought provoking and entertaining. A brief sampler:
The ideals of inclusivity and diversity are losing ground in the general public. Joel Kotkin on the changing demographics of America.... Michael Lind on the fantasy of a vast upper middle class: College isn't for everyone, neither is the stock market.... From New Politics, what happened to the American working class? .... The richest few don't need the rest of us as markets, soldiers or police anymore.
Are the American people obsolete? - links from bookforum.com / omnivore