The realities of the “digital divide” are increasingly apparent. In a consumer culture that equates status with early adoption of the newest iPhone, access to new technology necessarily splits pretty clearly along socio-economic class lines. According to U.S. census data, for example, more than 30 million homes have no broadband access, most of them concentrated …
SOCIO-ECONOMIC Tin cans were in popular use from the 1930’s to the 1960’s. In the 1960’s home appliances came into the commercial market. With the rise of the refrigerator, the middle class moved away from using tin cans. This led to the main users of canned goods to be the lower soci- economic classes, as they could not afford these appliances. To this day canned foods are a symbol of a lower economic class.
Drug addiction or alcoholism affects every socio-economic class, ethnicity, and gender.
Infographic about substance abuse and addiction as a widespread problems that crossed the gaps between socio-economic classes, as well as gender, and more.
Taking the podvig of the holy fool--This man’s name is Dobre. A Bulgarian man living in abject poverty. He has donated over 20k euros to the Bulgarian Orthodox Church. Everyday, he stands in the church & begs, but not for himself. All money given to him, he donates to the church. He is the biggest individual donor to the church in the past few decades. He walks several kilometers to and from the church each day. He is known as “The Righteous from Bajlo