U.S. Economic Inequality in a Nutshell

It doesn’t get any simpler than this.

It doesn’t take a degree in economics to see the problem here.

Two astounding tidbits from the 2010 payroll taxes data just released by Social Security Administration.

Via The Atlantic:

  1. Half of all workers made less than $26,364, the median wage in 2010.
  2. The number of millionaires increased by about 20 percent.

One thought on “U.S. Economic Inequality in a Nutshell

  1. can not like this post as it is such a horrible reality. it is important to see the numbers in black and white. Maybe small changes can start to happen if people wake up and realize the sad truth.

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