How to Understand the Distribution of Wealth in America


Who controls the wealth in America? It turns out that it’s a pretty disproportionate percentage that control the majority of all US money.

cartoon strip showing Uncle Sam ignoring blue collar workersImagine the positive change that could occur if the 1% described in this video decided to make a difference.

A note: One of our Twitter followers makes a valid and accurate point in mentioning that socialism is not “equal distribution of wealth” – as defined in the video. However, socialism is a system whereby economics is regulated by the community as a whole, and public perception is what is described here – so we’ll just say that in this case, it’s “close enough to count”.

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