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5 charts that highlight inequality in our country

On Wednesday, President Obama talked eloquently about inequality in America, which he called “the defining challenge of our time.” Here are five charts that highlight how inequality is out of control in America:

We produce more, but wages are stagnant.

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Greater inequality leads to less opportunity and mobility.

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Via National Memo.

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This entry was posted on December 6, 2013 by in Economy.
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