July 19, 2012
[Original Airdate: April 13, 2012] CLASS AND DESTINY: ARE YOU YOUR INCOME? Inequality grows in America and more people slide downward. Is the problem a lack of good jobs and the world economy? Or simply a failure of people to do for themselves? With host RAUL VASQUEZ, Communications, Public Allies and with guests in order of appearance - ABDUR CHOWDHURY, PhD, Chair, Department of Economics, Marquette University and Appointed Member, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago's Academic Advisory Council; JIM CARPENTER, Economics Instructor, Milwaukee Area Technical College; SARAH HALPERN-MEEKIN, PhD, Assistant Professor of Sociology, UW-Milwaukee, Research Focus: Class and Inequality; and GLENN GROTHMAN, State Senator, District 20, Republican, Wisconsin State Legislature.