Retirement insecurity is the new normal in America. And it’s a direct result of the shameful economic imbalance in the United States that is manifest in inadequate, stagnant wages and dwindling assets for the many, and skyrocketing assets for the elite few.

When our economy crashed and Americans lost their jobs, their homes and their life savings, the right wing engaged in the “Big Deflection” — blaming the economic meltdown on teachers, firefighters, other public employees and the pensions we had earned.

via How we tackle retirement insecurity — Medium.