This whole thread is SUPER interesting. “Poor family farmer” as a fairy tale. (The whole thread is here: https://twitter.com/threadreaderapp/status/1160196502284902400?s=17)
Dr Sarah Taber (@SarahTaber_bww) Tweeted:
If you’ve ever wondered how the countryside went from “rank with socialists” to “stodgy good ol’ boy stronghold” in 50 years, there it is.
Farm country used to be full of labor. Now it’s mostly management.