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Wealth inequality in America [Video]
The income gap in the U.S. is startling. This video presentation puts the numbers in perspective.
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 at 1:55 PM
Shrinking middle class
, the rich keep getting richer, the poor keep getting poorer – these are all phrases that I’ve heard thousands of times during the recession. These aren’t opinions; these statements are fact. The middle class is shrinking, the rich are getting richer and the poor are, indeed, getting poorer.
Although I understand the widening wealth and income gap
in the nation, it wasn’t until I watched this video that it really hit home. In about 3.5 months, the video has garnered nearly 4 million views. This isn’t a funny cat viral video nor is it Psy singing Gangnam Style, this is a video that paints a grim picture of wealth inequality in the nation.
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