class-conscious class-conscious

Definition(s):

  • (adj) (used of society) socially hierarchical

News

  • 'Toffs' in red trousers a turn-off for nearly half of Britons

    LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's class-conscious public have voiced their dislike of men in red trousers, associating them with elitism and garish buffoonery, according to a survey this week. Just under half the respondents (46 percent) to a survey released by market research firm YouGov said they don't like men in red trousers. "Gentlemen be warned. Wearing red trousers will not win you many ...
    on August 2, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • In the introduction Barnes explains, "It is a book about why this revolutionary conquest of state power by a politically class-conscious and organized vanguard of the working class-millions strong-is necessary. About why that new state power...
    on Jan 14, 2010 By: Jack Barnes Source: The Militant

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