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The steady decline of America's middle class

Paul Mason visits the US state of Georgia where he finds division looming over next month's mid-term elections and a middle class in serious decline.

Read Paul Mason's blog: In the shadow of 1860 - America's "two nations" go to the polls

Broadcast on Wednesday 13 October 2010.


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