From Such Great Heights

From Such Great Heights review essay / note critique Matthew Pehl Andrew J. Cherlin, Labor's Love Lost: The Rise and Fall of the Working-Class Family in America (New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2014) J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis (New York: HarperCollins, 2016) Robert Bussel, Fighting for Total Person Unionism: Harold Gibbons, Ernest Calloway, and Working-Class Citizenship (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015) Tula A. Connell, Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016) Andrew E. Kersten and Clarence Lang, eds., Reframing Randolph: Labor, Black Freedom, and the Legacies of A. Philip Randolph (New York: NYU Press, 2015) We are the queer / We are the whore / Ammunition / In the class war ­ nofx, "The Decline" The great theme of our current cultural moment seems, unavoidably, to be the lurking spectre of "decline." The long, sad, fasco-populist screeching of "Make America Great Again" assumes exactly this scenario: Once, America was the mighty eagle bestriding the world; today, it sulks in line to use the public pay toilet with, say, Turkey or Brazil. Once-jaunty Britain is in line, too, squawking insistently that is it is really very different http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Labour / Le Travail The Canadian Committee on Labour History

From Such Great Heights

Labour / Le Travail, Volume 79 – May 25, 2017

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review essay / note critique Matthew Pehl Andrew J. Cherlin, Labor's Love Lost: The Rise and Fall of the Working-Class Family in America (New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2014) J. D. Vance, Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis (New York: HarperCollins, 2016) Robert Bussel, Fighting for Total Person Unionism: Harold Gibbons, Ernest Calloway, and Working-Class Citizenship (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2015) Tula A. Connell, Conservative Counterrevolution: Challenging Liberalism in 1950s Milwaukee (Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2016) Andrew E. Kersten and Clarence Lang, eds., Reframing Randolph: Labor, Black Freedom, and the Legacies of A. Philip Randolph (New York: NYU Press, 2015) We are the queer / We are the whore / Ammunition / In the class war ­ nofx, "The Decline" The great theme of our current cultural moment seems, unavoidably, to be the lurking spectre of "decline." The long, sad, fasco-populist screeching of "Make America Great Again" assumes exactly this scenario: Once, America was the mighty eagle bestriding the world; today, it sulks in line to use the public pay toilet with, say, Turkey or Brazil. Once-jaunty Britain is in line, too, squawking insistently that is it is really very different

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