The Politics Of The White Working Class | KERA News

The Politics Of The White Working Class

Dec 9, 2016
Originally published on December 9, 2016 4:54 pm

In the 20th Century, the white working class occupied the political and economic middle in both the United States and Great Britain. This hour, we’ll talk about how many in this demographic have come to feel disenfranchised and taken up positions on the political margins with George Mason University’s Justin Gest. He’s the author of “The New Minority: White Working Class Politics in an Era of Immigration and Inequality” (Oxford).