My Access levels seem to be working in reverse! I have

My Access levels seem to be working in reverse!

I have a basic set of levels, visitor, blue, bronze, silver, gold and platinum.

In the negative rules for bronze, I have categories for silver, gold and platinum.

In the negative rules for silver, I have categories for gold and platinum.

You get the idea.

When I view as a Bronze subscriber the Recent Posts menu only displays a limited set of posts, none of which I can view.

Is it just me?