Tag: Social Mobility

Inside the class divide – RN – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

James Guest, wearing shorts and a shirt, sits on a plush couch with a fireplace in the background of an ornate sitting room.

Depending on who you ask, class is a major barrier to social mobility — or it scarcely exists. Drive around Melbourne for a day and those conflicting views come to the fore.

via Inside the class divide – RN – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

A few people may have made the leap 40 years ago, but social mobility no longer exists | Suzanne Moore | Comment is free | The Guardian

Suzanne Moore: Normal service has returned, and the only way out of it is if you can buy an education or have the right parents

Source: A few people may have made the leap 40 years ago, but social mobility no longer exists | Suzanne Moore | Comment is free | The Guardian