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Single Parents and the Break-Up Between the White Working Class and the Democratic Party

Thomas Edsall has as interesting piece this morning discussing the changing plight of working class whites in the United States and their increasing estrangement from the Democratic Party. He gets much of the story right. Certainly they can no longer be assured of a comfortable middle class existance. And, if they do manage to get middle class jobs, they certainly cannot that their children will be as lucky.
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