Emma K. submitted a sobering illustration of wealth inequality in the U.S. It compares American ideal distributions of wealth, with what they think it is and what it really is. Suffice to say, Americans wish for more equal distributions, but the reality far outpaces their worst nightmare.
Here’s a snapshot:
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