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Americans in limbo

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They’re not the “new poor”–yet–but they’re losing their grip on the middle class. Downward mobility–the most important sociological development of the 1980s.

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Corporate socialism in the Magic Kingdom

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A status quo economy

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Old comrades meet

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Two cheers for socialism

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How to run a railroad

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Whatever happened to socialism?

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The social-industrial complex

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Taking the Great Society seriously

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