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A Tale of Two Workers: The Myth of the American Entrepreneur and the Plight of the Low-Wage Worker

How a pandemic is exposing the cracks in the economy.

Photo by Amandine Lerbscher on Unsplash

The American Dream has a lot going for it. It’s such an ingrained part of American culture that we just sort of take it for granted. It even says it right there in the Declaration of Independence:

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Matthew Maniaci

Matthew Maniaci

Living with and talking about mental illness in an open, honest way to help break down stigma. I was one of those suicidal kids you read about. He/him/his.