This comic originally appeared in Capital & Main. Data and research were provided by Charlie Eaton of UC Berkeley’s Department of Sociology and DebtandSociety.org.
Leighton Akio Woodhouse is a journalist, documentary filmmaker, and graphic designer. His work has appeared in The Intercept, Gawker, The New Republic, VICE News, Newsweek, Fusion, The Nation, Salon, and The Awl. He directed the Emmy-nominated feature documentary Trumpland for Fusion Media and has a Master’s Degree in Sociology from UC Berkeley.
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