On Friday, the New York Times ran a classically tunnel visioned New York Times feature, about what it means to be middle class in Manhattan. The Times would have you believe that to live in the Apple, you’re going to need about $235K a year to just hit that modest goal.
If you are defining…
Trenchant. What makes the NYT article that she cites even more problematic is that ran in the Real Estate section, where the emphasis is on upmarket, and there’s little journalistic examination of how the other 90 percent live. A real blind spot for the paper of record.
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