Meritocracy in America ~ NanoThoughts 1.0

Tuesday, January 04, 2005

Meritocracy in America

An article addressing the myth of class mobility in the United States: | Meritocracy in America
I've brought this subject up at cocktail parties, but most people refuse to think that America could be anything but a meritocracy. I'm glad there's some recent research to back up my assertions next time.


heatkernel said...

what sorts of people are at these cocktail parties?

Rog said...

A lot of lucky people who don't realize how lucky they are.