Tag:Dimed

  • “Nickel and Dimed” Thesis Quartered

    RALEIGH — Last summer, as UNC-Chapel Hill was assigning Barbara Ehrenreich’s Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America to all incoming freshmen, sophomore Matthew Pulley was experiencing, for the first time, living on his own, with only a small income to sustain him. Rather than feeling lied to…