While the wealth of billionaires increased by $900 billion last year, or $2.5 billion a day, latest Oxfam report on inequality shows ‘this bonanza has not been felt by the poorest half of the world, which saw its wealth decline by 11 percent.’
Source: ‘Fundamentally inhumane’: 26 billionaires now own as much as the world’s 3.8 billion poorest people
The extremes of wealth and poverty increase every day. The ancient Greeks knew this was the beginning of social upheaval, revolution, and the death of the nation. But does our “leadership” in Washington know this? Hell no!
So, we’ll just have to take maters into our own hands, Americans!