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The Letter Everyone Who Makes Less Than $350,000 A Year Should Read

After getting fed up with privileged posts mocking the 99% movement, Reddit user Cylinsier decided to write this response. This incredibly well-articulated message reflects a reality that many in Washington would prefer we lose sight of: for all the lip-service politicians pay to it, no one understands the middle class like one of its own.

The Letter Everyone Who Makes Less Than $350,000 A Year Should Read

This article originally appeared on 09.22.17


What can we learn from letting seventh graders take the SAT?

In the 1960s, psychologist Julian Stanley realized that if you took the best-testing seventh graders from around the country and gave them standard college entry exams, those kids would score, on average, about as well as the typical college-bound high school senior.

However, the seventh graders who scored as well or better than high schoolers, Stanley found, had off-the-charts aptitude in quantitative, logical, and spatial reasoning.

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