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Whiteness and the 99% | Bring the Ruckus

Whiteness and the 99% | Bring the Ruckus | Inequality | Scoop.it

The key obstacle to building the 99% is left colorblindness It is the difference between a free world and the continued dominance of the 1%

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Racial minorities hit harder by a one-sided economy #OWS

Racial minorities hit harder by a one-sided economy #OWS http://t.co/Wik4YKpj
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The dysfunctionality of America: income inequality, religion, and ...

The dysfunctionality of America: income inequality, religion, and ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
Now of course this doesn't imply that income inequality is the cause of all the dysfunctionality, for there could be other variable that affect dysfunctionality and these other measures as well. Insecurity could be such a factor.
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Chinese more tolerant of inequality than Europeans, survey finds ...

Chinese more tolerant of inequality than Europeans, survey finds ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
BEIJING - China's rich-poor gap is bigger than ever, but Chinese people are surprisingly relaxed about inequality, according to a Harvard survey.
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Inequality, the Middle Class, and Growth - Huffington Post (blog)

Inequality, the Middle Class, and Growth - Huffington Post (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Inequality, the Middle Class, and GrowthHuffington Post (blog)Economist Alan Krueger, currently serving as Chair of the President's Council of Economic Advisers summarized these findings in a recent speech, in a section on the consequences of...
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Human Interest - The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger - Book TV (video)

Human Interest - The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger - Book TV (video) | Inequality | Scoop.it
(Video) Wilkinson & Pickett explainthat by every measurement, countries with highest income inequality have ...
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Reducing inequality while boosting economic growth is possible, says OECD (lots of resources)

Reducing inequality while boosting economic growth is possible, says OECD (lots of resources) | Inequality | Scoop.it
Countries can use labour market reforms, more targeted tax and transfer systems and better education policies to simultaneously curb the income gap between rich and poor while boosting economic growt ...
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Inequality Deniers Fudge the Numbers Again - New York Magazine (blog)

Inequality Deniers Fudge the Numbers Again - New York Magazine (blog) | Inequality | Scoop.it
New York Magazine (blog)Inequality Deniers Fudge the Numbers AgainNew York Magazine (blog)It would follow, I suppose, that if something were to reverse the trend toward rising inequality, and the rich started earning a lower share of the income pie...
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Why economic inequality leads to collapse

Why economic inequality leads to collapse | Inequality | Scoop.it
The lesson of the Great Crash was that unequal enrichment provokes asset bubbles, excessive demand for debt and, finally, economic failure.
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Level of inequality soars in SA - Business LIVE

Level of inequality soars in SA - Business LIVE | Inequality | Scoop.it

We live in a world of extreme riches and extreme poverty, and South Africa has the highest level of inequality in the world, says the chairperson of the Bench Marks Foundation.

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Five misconceptions about economic fairness

Five misconceptions about economic fairness | Inequality | Scoop.it
Recent remarks by Mitt Romney, the probable Republican nominee for president, all but guarantee that the inequality issue will remain front and center this election year (RT @merlinofchaos: Great article on income inequality.)...
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The instability of inequality

The instability of inequality | Inequality | Scoop.it
An economic model that does not address inequality will at some point face a decline of legitimacy.
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How technology and winner-take-all markets have made income inequality so much worse.

How technology and winner-take-all markets have made income inequality so much worse. | Inequality | Scoop.it
The first part of this series described how growing income disparities have made it more expensive for middle-income families to achieve many basic goals, such as sending their children to a decent school.
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The Post Gives Another Defense of the One Percent, Mobility - Business Insider

The Post Gives Another Defense of the One Percent, Mobility - Business Insider | Inequality | Scoop.it
The Post Gives Another Defense of the One Percent, MobilityBusiness InsiderIt presented a front page Outlook piece by James Q. Wilson that tells readers that inequality is not a really big deal because of the all the mobility in US society.
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Half-Naked Women Protest Gender Inequality At Davos [VIDEO ...

Half-Naked Women Protest Gender Inequality At Davos [VIDEO ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
While we're not actually in Davos for the World Economic Forum, we feel confident making a few assumptions about the legendary conference's attendees. Like, you know, that most of them are probably fully clothed and ...
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Greater wealth in emerging economies won't reduce inequality by itself

Greater wealth in emerging economies won't reduce inequality by itself | Inequality | Scoop.it
Max Lawson: G20 leaders have failed to take decisive action to combat growing inequality – because the progressive policies needed to address inequality remain out of favour with governing elites...
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NHS Manchester - Annual Equality Information Report January 2012

NHS Manchester - Annual Equality Information Report January 2012 | Inequality | Scoop.it
 Tackling inequality of outcomes/disadvantage/discrimination is a priority for us - read our Annual Equality Info Report
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Standing Up for the Poor in Latin America

Standing Up for the Poor in Latin America | Inequality | Scoop.it
More people are speaking out against their abusers and demanding the respect that much of the upper class has long withheld from the working class throughout Latin America.
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Inequality and the Charles Murray Dodge - New York Magazine

Inequality and the Charles Murray Dodge - New York Magazine | Inequality | Scoop.it
New York MagazineInequality and the Charles Murray DodgeNew York MagazineBy Jonathan Chait The appearance of income inequality on the political agenda has left conservatives casting about for a response, and after several months of floundering, it...
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USA: The income inequality faced by LGBT families

USA: The income inequality faced by LGBT families | Inequality | Scoop.it
Raising children is neither cheap nor easy. Doing so as a same-sex couple is more complicated and expensive, thanks to this nation’s laws.
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Freakonomics » Is Higher Income Inequality Associated with Lower Intergenerational Mobility?

Freakonomics » Is Higher Income Inequality Associated with Lower Intergenerational Mobility? | Inequality | Scoop.it
Is Higher Income Inequality Associated with Lower Intergenerational Mobility?
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Charitable Inequality

Charitable Inequality | Inequality | Scoop.it
More Americans are joining with President Obama and the few other elected leaders who have begun to talk about the nation's profound economic inequality. But the topic isn't getting very much attention from charities.
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Andrew Sullivan Thinks Americans Should Just Suck It Up When it Comes to Globalization and Get Used to Being Poor

Andrew Sullivan Thinks Americans Should Just Suck It Up When it Comes to Globalization and Get Used to Being Poor | Inequality | Scoop.it
This has to be one of the more pitiful displays in a while that I've witnessed, with Andrew Sullivan on Chris Matthews' weekend show doing his best to give cover to the Republican establishment which has had no care for doing anything about a race...
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Income Inequality is Bad for Society. Really Bad. » Sociological ...

Income Inequality is Bad for Society. Really Bad. » Sociological ... | Inequality | Scoop.it
The mysterious SocProf, who writes The Global Sociology Blog, offered a nice review of Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett's book, The Spirit Level: Why More Equal Societies Almost Always Do Better. Wilkinson and Pickett ...
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