What the “1%” Actually Means

The top 20% of Americans hold 83% of our nation’s wealth, while the bottom 80% hold only 17%. And the 1%? They own 40% of America’s wealth.

What kind of response do we need to have to this statistic?

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http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2013/03/06/this-viral-video-is-right-we-need-to-worry-about-wealth-inequality/

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