Books | An excerpt from WORLD’s 2018 Book of the Year in the Understanding America category
by Oren Cass
Posted 3/23/19, 08:08 am
In The Once and Future Worker: A Vision for the Renewal of Work in America, Oren Cass offers the best explanation I’ve seen of why Donald Trump is in the White House now. Cass points out how our educational system has a college fetish that leaves most students poorly prepared to enter the workforce. He shows that our gross national product has increased but many workers have had difficulty supporting their families.