Moyers: Rampant Capitalism Has Created a Social Disaster — How Do We Right the Ship? | Alternet

27 Feb

Between 2009 and 2011 alone, income fell for the 99 percent, while it rose eleven percent for the top One Percent. Since the worst of the financial crisis, that top One Percent has captured the increases in income while the rest of the country has floundered. Stunning, isn’t it? The behavior of many of those One Percenters brought on the financial crisis in the first place. We turned around and rescued them, and now their wealth is skyrocketing once again. At the bottom, working people are practically flat on their back.

via Moyers: Rampant Capitalism Has Created a Social Disaster — How Do We Right the Ship? | Alternet.

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