Thing a Day
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Thing a Day

The System is Working as Intended

America isn’t broken. It’s working just fine for those in power.

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Many suggest that America is broken, and in some ways, that is true. Inequality and inequity are incredibly high, and socioeconomic mobility is incredibly low. Put simply, the ZIP code you were born into is a bigger factor in how successful you’ll be than just about anything else.

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In which I write one thing each day.

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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.

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