Stories by Tamara Draut

Tamara Draut is the author of Strapped: Why America's 20- and 30-Somethings Can't Get Ahead. subscribe to Tamara Draut's feed

Posted on: Nov 17, 2016, Source:

In their anger and their desire for change, Trump voters elected a racist and sexist president.

Posted on: Jul 24, 2016, Source:

Democrats need to get comfortable with using the term "working class" or risk losing those voters to Trump.

Posted on: Jun 11, 2008, Source: The American Prospect

Increasingly, Americans' health problems are becoming tangled up with their credit problems.

Posted on: Sep 8, 2006, Source:

Young people are enrolling in college in record numbers, working longer hours and trying to save for retirement. But in this grim economic situation, a degree doesn't guarantee a good life.

Posted on: May 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

America prides itself on its unlimited opportunity. So why are fewer and fewer young people able to attend college, find jobs and reach the middle-class promised land?