Does middle-class have a different meaning in the United States?

I’ve always seen becoming middle class as an achievement, you get there by hustling, self-improving and, if you can, through higher education. Perhaps that’s a particularly British understanding of the class system?

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Specialist in modern authoritarianism, feminist, political scientist in progress (PhD). Everyday academia, low-brow, no jargon/acronyms/obscure Latin.

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Abbey Heffer

Abbey Heffer

Specialist in modern authoritarianism, feminist, political scientist in progress (PhD). Everyday academia, low-brow, no jargon/acronyms/obscure Latin.

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