Patricia Cohen / New York Times:"Gumption and grit". My ass.Southerners, Facing Big Odds, Believe in a Path Out of Poverty — HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — A widening income gap and sagging social mobility have left dents in the American dream. But the belief that anyone with enough gumption and grit can clamber to the top remains central to the nation's self-image.
Thursday, July 4, 2019
by M. Bouffant at 19:19