"Being seen as poor was a point of shame for me while I was in high school, but now I see it as one of the more valuable experiences of my life."

"I had become one of those hateful 'rich' people, but I'm proud to be the breadwinner in my family."

"I feel like class is a level of pride or shame."


We've heard from hundreds of you across the class spectrum about how uncomfortable a topic class can be. 

Tell us about your class pride and shame—and a song that represents your
class status.
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What's your first name? *

We might use it when sharing your survey responses, so use a pseudonym if you don't want to use your real first name.
 
What's something that makes you feel proud about your current class status? *

300 character limit. We might share your response as part of our upcoming project about class.
 
What makes you feel embarrassed or uncomfortable about your current class status? *

300 character limit. We might share your response as part of our upcoming project about class.
 
Tell us one song that sums up your current class status.

We're making a playlist!
 
Where do you live?

We might use this when sharing your survey responses, so if you aren't comfortable with exact location, tell us the nearest big city.
 
How old are you?

We might use this when sharing your survey responses.
 
May Death, Sex & Money contact you? *

     
Thank you for your response. We might share your words in our upcoming project about class, called Opportunity Costs.

Find out more at deathsexmoney.org/class.