Whither the Political Pluck of the Upwardly Mobile Progressive?

There's a growing class of people who consider themselves enlightened seekers of social justice, who are at the same time quite optimistic for their own rising social and economic status. I call them UMPs: Upwardly Mobile Progressives. Sounds fairly harmless… I believe UMPs are being cultivated as shills and shields for a new plutocratic ruling … Continue reading Whither the Political Pluck of the Upwardly Mobile Progressive?