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Can Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Peel-Off Blue-Collar Workers from the Republicans?

Can Biden’s Infrastructure Plan Peel-Off Blue-Collar Workers from the Republicans?The Democrats have been losing blue-collar voters for the last decade; this legislation could reverse that trend.


NOTES FROM THE WORKING CLASS: The Mother of All Handbags

I was told never to place my handbag on the floor. I was told never to leave my handbag unattended. I was also told to never ever let another person touch my handbag. Disobeying any of the three cardinal rules of handbags brings poverty and is akin to having a gypsy place a curse on me. The gypsy’s curse lasts forever.


THE “HEART OF YONKERS” CAPTURES WORKING-CLASS HEROES IN THE 1970S

Author Patricia Vaccarino can’t seem to forget her hometown, Yonkers. She’s back with a new story, “The Heart of Yonkers,” that takes us back to a time long before social distancing.


Yonkers Author Returns To Her Roots

Cookie Colangelo, the teen heroine of the Yonkers series, grapples with realities of growing-up working class.