Seven Snapshots From America's Working Class -- PICTURES
Updated: October 7, 2011 | 2:37 p.m.
October 7, 2011 | 1:20 p.m.
America's working class still dream of a better life and the totems -- the cottage, the career, the house -- that represent it, even in the grips of an economy that has snuffed so many hopes. The dreams, as this week's National Journal cover story explains, vary with the color of the dreamer's skin, but not in the way you'd expect.
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