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Inequality: The best of the Bigs made $3.4 bn last year; Littles are cashing in their 401(k)s

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The inequality gap is growing larger. Steven Cohen puts his “art collection to work.” We sell our retirements.
How people think income is distributed vs. how it's really distributed

Five reasons to consider a Basic Guaranteed Income for all Americans

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They offer a Guaranteed Basic Income in Alaska. Why not in the lower 48 states?
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Rising inequality: Econ. recovery driven almost entirely by the rich

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Rising economic inequality: The top 5% of income now accounts for almost 40% of consumption.
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Rachel Maddow talks to Joe Stiglitz, Frank Rich about income inequality (video)

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Joe Stiglitz and Frank Rich discuss why a booming Wall Street is having little impact on income inequality.
How people think income is distributed vs. how it's really distributed

Must-watch video charting income inequality in America

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1% of Americans have 40% of the wealth. The bottom 80% have 7% of the nation’s wealth.
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CNBC asks, is income inequality really so bad? (Hint: Yes)

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I suppose CNBC’s ongoing freak-show makes for good TV (with a certain crowd). But are they good for America?
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