Merit, Gender, Drugs, Media, Heights

Educated Fools

Thomas Geoghegan | New Republic | 20th January 2020

America’s Democrats have become the party of meritocracy; which may sound like a good thing, until you consider that the very idea of meritocracy is an insult to working-class Americans who may reasonably feel that their merits have gone unrewarded. “No wonder so many members of the workin…

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