Democrats are paying heavily for their political failures - and for ditching the working stiff.
Yasmine Arrington was in high school when she founded the program ScholarCHIPS.
Kiese Laymon is the author of the forthcoming novel, Long Division, and a book of essays titled How to Slowly Kill Yourself and Others in America. He is an associate professor of English at Vassar College and a contributing editor for Gawker. He blogs at Cold Drank.