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America's New Working Poor: Its Former Middle Class

  Blog by Allen Stansbury

If you have visited Allen's blog, please send an e-mail to Jim Masters, jmasters@cencomfut.com for further information.

Blog Postings Table of Contents:

Blog Post Topic
(as of 6/11/2016)

 

Date

#134. Losing Ground in Today's US Economy 6/11/2016

#133. The middle class lost ground in nearly 9 in 10 U.S. metro areas

5/23/2016

2/4/2016
1/25/2016

1/22/2016

1/21/2016

1/2/2016

1/1/2016
12/17/2015
12/12/2015

11/17/2015
#123: Are We Moving Towards a New Recession? 11/4/2015
#122 Poverty in America, Southern Style 10/22/2015
#121. Corporations Rewrite Rules to Reduce Workman’s Compensation Benefits from Job related injuries of the American Worker 10/18/2015
#120. Poverty Researcher Awarded Nobel Prize and What it means for America’s Working Poor 10/17/2015
#119: Changing the Rules of the Economy 10/5/2015
#118: 50th Anniversary of the 1965 Immigration and Nationality Act (INA)  10/2/2015
#117. Saving Capitalism: For the Many, Not the Few – October 2, 2015 Webinar Event 9/29/2015
#116. Recommended Reading for the Week of February 23, 2015 3/1/2015
#115. This Week’s Recommended Reading 2/23/2015
#114. New Feature: Recommended Reading for Week of February 1, 2015 2/7/2015
#113. Secondary Education: College Graduation Inequity Continues to Grow Between Rich and Poor 2/6/2015

#112. Family Finances: Living from Paycheck to Paycheck, More Difficult Than Ever

2/1/2015

#111. Education: Low Income and Minority Students Now a Majority in the Nation's Public Schools

1/24/2015

#110. Where Wages Declined in the US, findings of the National Association of Counties for 2012-2013

1/23/2015

#109. Economic Inequality and the World Economic Forum

1/22/2015

#108. The US Middle Class and Obama’s State of the Union

1/21/2015

#107. MLK Jr. Day – Where We Stand Now: Growing Wealth Gap and Fair Housing in Jeopardy

1/19/2015

#106. Worldwide Inequality

10/25/2014

#105. America’s Economic Stagnation a Consequence of Income Inequality

10/24/2014

#104. Growing Inequality, Downward Mobility for America’s Working Poor

10/23/2014

#103. Nearly 50 Million Americans Continue in Poverty, little change from previous years

10/21/2014

#102. Student Debt and the US Economy

9/26/2014

#101. Is Today’s College Degree, Yesterday’s High School Diploma?

9/22/2014
#100. Poverty Rate Declines, but Income Levels Continue to Stagnate 9/19/2014
#99. US Demographics: Trending Single 9/18/2014
#98. Avoiding the Misclassification Abuse 9/16/2014
#97. Labor Trends: California Enacts Paid Sick leave 9/11/2014
#96. Labor Trends: The Continuing Rise of Worker Misclassification 9/7/2014
#95. Labor Day Issue Part 5: America’s Shrinking Job Creators: Big Business and Big Government 9/5/2014
#94. Labor Anniversary Issue Part 4: America’s Contingent Workforce 9/4/2014
#93. Labor Day Anniversary Issue Part 3: Wage Theft in America 9/2/2014
#92. Labor Day Issue – Part 2: America’s Current Worktrends 9/1/2014
#91. Labor Day Anniversary Issue - Part 1 8/31/2014
#90. Blog Posting Update 8/30/2014
#89. Demographics: Mass Incarceration in the US 5/27/2014
#88. Demographics: Veterans and America’s Working Poor 5/26/2014
#87. The Continuing Squeeze of the US Middle Class 5/7/2014
#86. Reframing the War on Poverty 5/6/2014
#85. More Paycheck-to-Paycheck 4/22/2014
#84. A profile of America’s Working Poor, its Former Middle Class 4/4/2014
#83. Tax Inequity and America’s Working Poor 3/30/2014
#82. Breaking the Cycle of Poverty for America’s Working Poor 3/25/2014
#81. Living Paycheck to Paycheck 3/23/2014
#80. America’s Working Poor are the Long-term Unemployed 3/22/2014
#79. The Next Generation of America’s Working Poor 3/20/2014
#78. Minimum Wage for America’s Working Poor 2/20/2014
#77. Is a College Degree still a Way Out? 2/12/2014 and 2/22/2014
#76. Long-term Unemployment Continues to Persist for the US Middle Class 2/11/2014
#75. Decline of the US Middle Class Adversely Impacts the Business World 2/3/2014
#74. Intergenerational Mobility Update 1/31/2014
#73. Working Poor and Jobless Aid Cut Impacts 1/30/2014
#72. US Post Office and Banking for the Unbanked Working Poor 1/28/2014
#71. Rise of Global Technology and Income Inequality 1/27/2014
#70. For Unbanked Working Poor Americans, new possibilities 1/25/2014
#69. America’s Working Poor Do Pay Taxes – lots of them 1/23/2014
#68. The Poor are Us 1/22/2014
#67. 50 Years of War on Poverty, and How it is Measured 1/16/2014
#66. Economic Impact the Elimination of Jobless Benefit 1/12/2014
#65. The Reality of Today’s US Jobless Situation 1/11/2014
#64. More Hunger for America’s Working Poor 1/7/2014
#63. America’s Working Poor Left Behind in an Improving Economy-A Case Study 1/4/2014
#62. Dramatic Rise in Student Loan Write-offs 1/3/2014
#61. Current Trends Impacting the Social Safety Net           1/1/2014
#60. Part 2: Our Daily Struggle - A New American Tradition?  11/26/13
#59. Part 1: Our Daily Struggle - A New American Tradition?  11/26/13
#58 An American Anniversary 11/19/13
#57 US Hunger Games: Food Scarcities in a Time of Plenty 11/18/13
#56 You Eat What You Earn-The Working Poor Diet  11/13/13
#55 An Alternative to the Minimum Wage – “Minimum Income” 11/12/13
#54 Inequality in America Defined by Zip codes 11/10/13
#53 Job Numbers Up, Economy Up, Productivity UP, Wages Flat 11/8/13
#52 New Supplemental Poverty Measurement Figures Indicates further Stability in The US Economy 11/6/13
#51 Poverty in America Is Mainstream 11/6/13
#50 Tax Expenditures - How they help the Rich 11/4/13
#49 Tax Expenditures – How do they help the Working Poor? 11/4/13
#48 Working Poor, Farmers, and Retailers Lose in Food Stamp Cuts 11/2/13
#47 How the Tax Code Drives Inequity 10/31/13
#46 The Federal Tax Code is Driving Inequity 10/30/13
#45 Other Middle Income America Low-Income Earning Sources 10/25/13
#44 Our Slow Downward Unemployment Trend – 21 million still out of work 10/23/13
#43 Guest Editorial: What has happened to the middle class? 10/21/13
#42 Soaring Rents Means Less Affordable Housing for America’s Working Poor 10/20/13
#41 A New Majority-the Children of America’s Working Poor 10/17/13
#40 Over Half of US Fast-food workers on Public Assistance 10/16/13
#39 Older American's Continue to Delay Retirement 10/15/13
#38 The Perfect Storm? 10/14/13
#37 New Norm in US Education? “Separate but Equal” 10/9/13
#36 Jimmy Carter: "Today’s middle class was my administration’s poverty level." 10/8/13
#35 Will the US Middle Class Continue to Decline as Youth is excluded from the American Workforce? 10/6/13
#34 "Inequality for All"-Opening Today 10/4/13
#33 30 Million American Working Poor Left Uninsured 10/3/13
#32 Closure of Safety Net Programs Adversely Impacts the Working Poor 10/2/13
#31 Let Them Eat Cake 9/29/13
#30 Jamie in Settlement Talks With Holder 9/27/13
#29 America’s #1 Job Killer: Excess Cash in the Economy 9/23/13
#28 Jamie and the Whale 9/20/13
#27 How well are you aware of the level of poverty in the US? 9/20/13
#26 This Weeks Latest Economic Trends and the Decline of the US Middle Class 9/18/13
#25 US Banks, Lehman Brothers Aftermath… Part 3 9/16/13
#24 US Banks, Lehman Brothers Aftermath… Part 2 9/15/13
#23 US Banks, Lehman Brothers...Aftermath Part 1 9/14/13
#22 U.S. Wealth Disparity Rises to Record Rates 9/12/13
#21 Labor-Force Participation Hits 35-Year Low - Part 2 9/11/13
#20 US Labor-Force Participation Hits 35-Year Low - Part 1 of 2 9/10/13
#19 Decline of Upward Mobility 9/5/13
#18 Trends in the Minimum Wage Impact on Purchasing Power for the Working Poor 9/4/13
#17 Labor Day 2013 - The State of US Middle Class 9/2/13
#16 "I have a dream" 50 Years Later 9/1/13
#15 Why this blog? America's New Working Poor, its Former Middle Class 8/20/13
#14 INTRODUCTION: The American Middle Class: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow 8/20/13
#13 A Portrait of America's New Working Poor 8/20/13
PART 1: Demographic Trends in the US and Growing Ethnic Diversity 8/20/13
PART 2: The US Economy and the Decline of the US Middle Class 8/20/13
PART 3: Income Disparity and the Decline of the Us Middle Class (1980-2012) 8/20/13
PART 4: The Decline of American Upward Mobility 8/20/13
PART 5: The US Labor Market and Loss of Middle Income Jobs 8/20/13
PART 6: The Decline of U.S. Education and the Middle Class 8/19/13
PART 7: Housing and Banking - Collapse of Middle Class Housing 8/19/13
PART 8: The Torn Social Safety Net In America 8/18/13
PART 9: Health and Medical Services and its Impact on the US Middle Class 8/18/13
PART 10: US Middle Class International Ranking and Generational Mobility Comparison 8/18/13
PART 11: Impact of International Trade and Other External Factors on the US Middle Class 8/17/13
PART 12: Recommended Readings on the US Middle Class, Inequity Mobility, and the End of the American Dream 8/17/13

If you have visited Allen's blog, please send an e-mail to Jim Masters, jmasters@cencomfut.com for further information.




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