Posts Tagged ‘the poor in the US’

Cycles of poverty – return of the oppressed

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013

Today, the top one per cent of incomes in the United States accounts for one fifth of US earnings. The top one per cent of fortunes holds two-fifths of the total wealth. Just one rich family, the six heirs of the brothers Sam and James Walton, founders of Walmart, are worth more than the bottom 40 per Read more