Was it race, or class?
Check out the link above. (In case it still doesn't work, the article is at www.hyphenmagazine.com/blog/archives/2005/09/a_problem_peopl.html.
I was surfing, hit UmmZaid's post, and as usual clicked on the article about being poor. Which then hit me hard. But it was the post at the link above that had me thinking the most.
I need a second to digest. I've been poor (ah, yes, many many things from the list are memories, y'know) and I will always be Black, you see, and so emotions are tied to the two in a way that keeps me from being coherent. But I'll be back.