Is Class War really over?

Nick Carnes over at Vox declares that the class war over, and the rich have won. Although he does bring up some insightful statistics, and makes a strong case that the wealthy 1% has indeed captured American political institutions, it would seem perhaps that we are, rather, at the beginning of the class war. When unions were well represented in Congress and workers rights better protected, there was something of an alliance between the classes, and it is this that has collapsed in recent times.

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