Interested in the intersections of various fields of study.
Degrees in music, after many thousands of gigs, have retired from the world of the wage-labor musician. Extensive living experience in working class communities in South East Asia. Live off the land and 'consult' on matters of personal expertise. Enjoy tinkering with ideas and the like.
So much of American politics is about following the nobleman with the biggest castle. Workers, the middle-class, however you want to define it, are spectators who are never permitted to take matters into their own hands.