Class in America
The term "white trash" is often derogatorily used to describe poor whites and it has existed, in some form or another, from the beginning of the U.S's history. The class division it represents raises questions about the role that class and social mobility play in American society.
- Nancy Isenberg, Author, White Trash: The 400-Year Untold History of Class in America
This show originally aired on June 21, 2016 at 10 a.m.