Nickel and Dimed from The American Ruling Class! #1Percent

What Living On $7 An Hour Actually Means

In this clip, award-winning journalist Barbara Ehrenreich gets to the root of what it means to be nickel and dimed by the 1%. Watch:

Barbara Ehrenreich is featured in this musical excerpt from The American Ruling Class, a “dramatic-documentary-musical” starring Harper’s Magazine editor emeritus Lewis Lapham.

Nickel and Dimed On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara Ehrenreich

“Divine madness” says The Montreal Mirror.


In this first of its kind “dramatic-documentary-musical”, Lewis Lapham takes two young Ivy-League graduates on a tour of the corridors of power. The novice careerists must decide: should they seek to rule the world, or to save it?


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